Broadcast Address for VIP (lo:0)...
mack.joseph at epa.gov
Wed Aug 11 14:39:16 BST 2004
Sean Rolinson wrote:
> Hello Group,
> I've setup LVS/DR on RH 3.0 ES. Everything with regards to LVS is working fine and has been for sometime. However, we ran in to some problems today deploying a package called Spread (http://www.spread.org).
can you turn on line wrap? Your paragraphs are one line and go off the edge of the screeen.
> Is it ok to not to have a broadcast entry in for lo:0? Does LVS need to have a broadcast set for it to work properly?
The /32 broadcast for the VIP depends on the kernel version and the forwarding method
and is explained in the HOWTO at least for 2.0 and 2.2 kernels. Why you need a /32
netmask for the VIP under some circumstances is beyond me although Horms appears to
Clearly if your LVS works, then it's OK.
Joseph Mack PhD, High Performance Computing & Scientific Visualization
LMIT, Supporting the EPA Research Triangle Park, NC 919-541-0007
Federal Contact - John B. Smith 919-541-1087 - smith.johnb at epa.gov
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