Can't ping outside of LAN after script execution

Joseph Mack mack.joseph at
Mon Apr 26 12:18:28 BST 2004

Dean Pullen wrote:

> Before I run the lvs_dr.conf, internet addresses are
> pingable/accessible, after the script is run I can no longer ping
> external addresses.

This is a feature


unfortunately this feature has caused much consternation amongst users and
I regret now that I didn't put in a switch to turn it off. You can add a default
gw by hand if you want. If you want to see the state of your director, you'll need to
use the iproute2 tools rather than ifconfig/route.


Joseph Mack PhD, High Performance Computing & Scientific Visualization
SAIC, Supporting the EPA Research Triangle Park, NC 919-541-0007
Federal Contact - John B. Smith 919-541-1087 - smith.johnb at

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