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Re: How to change flags of a route?
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: How to change flags of a route?
- From: Alexander Bochmann <ab_(_at_)_lists_(_dot_)_gxis_(_dot_)_de>
- Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2005 11:57:25 +0200
...on Tue, Jul 19, 2005 at 10:29:34AM +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> The scenario is the following: On an OpenBSD firewall and
> router, I have an interface if0 with address 192.168.1.1/24.
> Now, there is a host 192.168.1.2 which sits behind a third host
> 192.168.1.3 from the network segment of if0. So I would like to
> set a host route as follows:
> route add -host 192.168.1.2 192.168.1.3
That setup is broken by design.
The only real way to make this work is
to have 192.168.1.2 do proxy-arp for
192.168.1.3, which will solve your routing
problem automatically, as the ARP request
won't fail anymore, and you won't need to
set up anything on your gateway.