Using LB from private network.

Bruce Richardson itsbruce at
Tue Mar 28 19:39:16 BST 2006

On Tue, Mar 28, 2006 at 12:00:17PM -0600, LVS at wrote:
> Joseph Mack NA3T wrote:
> >On Tue, 28 Mar 2006 LVS at wrote:
> >
> >>My issue is I am unable to connect to the LB and bring up a Real 
> >>Server while on the 192.168.12 network.
> >
> >let's see if I understand your question...
> >
> >you are logged on to the director. You cannot log on to a realserver 
> >from there, even when the LVS is working correctly.
> I'm logged on to, another machine in the 
> network.  I open a browser on this machine and try to 
> connect to the 12 side of the LB lets say (the address 
> our Firewall routes public traffic to).  I don't get routed through to 
> the realservers.  (RealServer  example

Are you using LVS-NAT?  If so, are you sure that the only route from the
13 to the 12 network is via the load balancers?  If not, the return
packets from may be travelling by a different route than
the outgoing packets from and the connection will fail.


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