Subject: Re: problems with single armed router
To: Michael Richardson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dave Huang <email@example.com>
Date: 11/15/1999 16:32:17
On Mon, 15 Nov 1999, Michael Richardson wrote:
> The experience I have now is weird: if I ssh/telnet/ping from
> "phobos" to an external machine (e.g. cvs.netbsd.org), then I
> wind up connected to "vonbrown". This is as if I had "ifconfig de0 0.0.0.0" set.
> I do have a number of aliases on de1. Any ideas? I'm sucking 1.4.1 down
I'm not sure if this applies, but there was a bug in 1.4 that sounds
like it might be the cause of your problems...
[impacts: all architectures]
Fixes a critical bug which causes machines to erroneously respond on
IP addresses other than their own -- this can cause a machine to be
unable to communicate with certain hosts on the same network.
A patch to resolve this problem is provided in
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