Subject: Re: ifconfig alias routing problems...
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 10/17/1995 13:36:02
Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I have an interface (le0) configured as 22.214.171.124. I then
> ifconfig le0 alias 126.96.36.199
> ...This seems fine. I can't ping the address .9, but
I've noticed this with a machine I have serving N web-domains. It can't
see any of its aliases even though the rest of the world can.
> route add 188.8.131.52 localhost
> fixes that.
That seems like the wrong answer... I suspect you'd get all kinds of
weirdness happening as a result of that.
There's an owie in there somewhere. I've just not had the inclination
to make it better.