I'm interested if there is any progress concerning the bug entry #173 (
I'm currently observing something similiar on an embedded system running
an older kernel 126.96.36.199. Batman-adv versions up to 2013.1.0 work
flawlessly out of the box. All newer versions show the phenomenon
described in bug #173.
In my case I found out, that the batadv_batman_skb_recv function is never
called again as soon as I add bat0 to the bridge interface I use.
If I use the bat0 interface outside a bridge, everything works fine up to
the latest version I tested (which was 2014.4.0) even with the old kernel