RE: [load balancing] Response leaks from Alteon....

From: Marcel Derksen (Marcel.DerksenIZZATIonIP.com)
Date: Tue Jun 17 2003 - 04:53:30 EDT

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    Wei,

    By default the alteon switch does an arp for all ip-addresses it sees. The
    result is that all the mac-addresses are stored in the arp-table. If you
    have a connection to a network with a lot of clients this will result in an
    overflow of the arp-table. The way to reduce this is to define local
    networks.

    When you define local networks (/cfg/ip/local) you configure the networks
    the Alteon switch has a direct connection to. So all the defined interface
    have to be included in the local network configuration. I you have defined
    static routes than be sure these are included in the local network as well.

    Hope this resolves your problem.

    Greetings,

    Marcel Derksen
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    Subject: RE: [load balancing] Response leaks from Alteon....

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