Re: Load balancing

Kendall Lister (kendall@charon.net.au)
Mon, 13 Dec 1999 10:22:25 +1100 (EST)


On Sun, 12 Dec 1999, Steve Dodd wrote:

> Is it possible to add *2* defaults on C, one pointing at A and one B, with
> equal cost? If so, does will it distribute packets evenly between the two
> routes? Just a thought, I don't know the answer, alas :-(

Unfortunately no - the first default route will be matched for every
packet. Check out the capabilities of recent kernels (2.2+) for som
alternatives.

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