Re: [lvs-users] Alias on lo blocks everything

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Subject: Re: [lvs-users] Alias on lo blocks everything
From: Graeme Fowler <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2008 12:29:49 +0000
On Wed, 2008-11-12 at 10:41 +0100, Pieter Temmerman wrote:
> In every tutorial I have read on VLS, it stated that in order to receive
> traffic on the VIP, the real servers should have the VIP assigned to the
> lo:0 alias interface.
> When I do this, that particular server is unreachable and is either able
> to reach other servers in the network. When I remove the lo:0 alias,
> everything is back to normal again.

Make sure you add the alias with a /32 netmask ( or that
host will suddenly believe the whole of the LAN it resides upon is bound
to the loopback adapter.


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