How to Transparently Forward LLDP Frames through Linux Bridge

August 4, 2017
by Pablo Narváez

Last night, I was working on my VXLAN lab and wanted to make sure the VM connections were setup correctly. I opted to use the Link Layer Discovery Protocol or LLDP on the switches to validate the network assignment (net-x) for each VM .

To my surprise,  the “show lldp neighbors” command displayed no information about the neighboring devices.…