Re: [lvs-users] ipsec + lvs-nat not working

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] ipsec + lvs-nat not working
From: Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 11:35:06 -0700 (PDT)
On Tue, 21 Oct 2008, kwijibo@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:

> Joseph Mack NA3T wrote:
>> If this is correct, I'm stumped. The next approach might be
>> to do tcpdumps to see what's happening.
> Wouldn't the IPsec mode play a role in whether it works through
> NAT or not?  AH for instance will not work though NAT and ESP
> may or may not depending on how smart the end devices are.  I
> have always tried to avoid NAT while doing any type of IPsec.

I've not setup ipsec, but when you use it with LVS, you 
should be decrypting the packets before they arrive at the 
director, presumably at the INPUT chain, or ipsec/LVS 
wouldn't work at all.


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