[lvs-users] CentOS 4.7 (2.6.9-based) -- LVS-NAT return packets leaving via wrong interface

Charles Duffy Charles_Duffy at messageone.com
Wed Mar 25 21:57:53 GMT 2009

Charles Duffy wrote:
> Joseph Mack NA3T wrote:
>> Things to look for would be
>> o you have an after market enhanced version of LVS. Use a 
>> standard kernel not a centos kernel
> This was it; moving to a freshly compiled resolved the issue.

Actually, this was incorrect: Moving to a freshly compiled 
resolved the issue *only when combined with the source routing 
configuration previously described*.

Without source routing used to shepherd demasqueraded packets to eth1 
(with a different, appropriate gateway), they still were leaving eth0 
and being discarded by the local router.

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