Re: [2.4 PATCH] bugfix: ARP respond on all devices

From: David S. Miller (
Date: Sun Jul 27 2003 - 18:46:49 EST

On Mon, 28 Jul 2003 01:40:47 +0200
"Carlos Velasco" <> wrote:

> I stepped into the same problems you have reported here.

No, your problem was completely different.

> There's a feature to do linux to behave like other OS and systems, called "hidden".

WRONG! People please stop this misinformation already.

Bas's problem can be solved by him giving a "preferred source"
to each of his IPV4 routes and setting the "arpfilter" sysctl
variable for his devices to "1".

This particular case has been discussed to death in the past
and I really recommend people read up there before dragging this
out further.
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