the process by which data packets on communication networks are forwarded into the direction of their ultimate destination by routers.

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How to Reverse Proxy Raw TCP Packets

I am designing a system where remote devices securely send status updates to a central logging server for aggregation. On the server I am using the Redis + Logstash + Elasticsearch solution. The data ...
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iptables: access connected openvpn client from the LAN with the VPN server

I have what is essentially a routing problem, and I'm not familiar enough with routing and iptables to effectively troubleshoot and set up my network needs. What's working I have an openVPN network ...
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Almost working: How to set up iptables and iproute2 rules on dual WAN linux server?

I have a Raspberry Pi (running Raspbian) with three network interfaces (one ethernet and two USB wifi nics). What I want to achieve is this: I have two WAN connections to the internet (DSL + Cable), ...
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How to route between 2 networks with a server with 2 network cards?

This is the first time I am faced with routing and it seems I have hit a dead end. I have the following scenario: client1: 192.168.1.10 255.255.255.0 gateway: 192.168.1.100 DNS server: ...
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Connection Drop with Load Balancing over Multiple Uplinks

I have a Server with to uplinks into the Internet. I'm doing load balancing over both uplinks with ip utility from the iproute2 package. ~ # ip route show [...] default nexthop via 217.0.117.212 ...
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selective routing through a VPN tunnel

The problem: after establishing an IPsec VPN tunnel all traffic is routed to the remote endpoint, while I only need to route the packets destined to that internal network and still be able to access ...
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No TCP connections to hosts behind VPN server (SYN, SYN-ACK, but no ACK), UDP, ICMP works

I'm probably doing something incredibly stupid, but I just can't seem to figure out what. Here's what I'm trying to accomplish: I want remote users to be able to log into our network, so I set up a ...
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Basic networking: Centos Server Router + Ubuntu Client setup.. unable to access outside world from client

I am trying to set up my Centos Server with two NICs as a router. eth0 is connected to the outside world and eth1 is connected to an Ubuntu client. Here's eth0 on the server: DEVICE=eth0 ...
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Configure server to route all traffic through OpenVPN

I have an openvpn setup that is working great. There are some 50 clients connected and everything is handy dandy. I need one of these clients to route all traffic trough the vpn. I setup a ccd for ...
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Delete specific conntrack entries?

in a multi-ISP configuration, I'm routing and NATing specific traffic, e.g. VoIP, through specific interface - to a distinct provider. When one of the interfaces (or routes) becomes unavailable, all ...
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Multiple GRE tunnels on the same host, only one routes incoming packets

I'm having a routing problem on CentOS 6.2 (kernel 2.6.32-220) Here's the setup: One host is on my local network. It's talking to two nearly identical hosts at a remote location. The two remote ...
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How do I get internal hosts to use a VPN connection set up on a FreeBSD router?

Question in short: How do I get traffic from a host on an internal network, using NAT behind a router, to use a VPN connection set up on the router? I have a FreeBSD 9 router with 4 network ...
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IP Phone over VPN - one way calls unless default route?

I have come across a strange problem with our VPN and BCM 50 (Nortel/Avaya) phone system. As you can tell by my other questions I have been doing some work on setting a VPN up from one location to ...
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ipv6 local connection

So I have an ubuntu 10.04 router that is tunneling ipv6 to hurricane electric. It has perfectly fine ipv6 connectivity. My problem is that I want to have my ubuntu 10.04 machine behind it be able to ...
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How to route all traffic over site to site VPN tunnel?

I have a site to site VPN configured between our main site (Site A) and a remote site (Site B). Site A is 10.60.0.0/16 Site B is 192.168.99.0/24 The firewall in Site B is a Juniper SSG running ...
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Linux port-based routing using iptables/ip route

I have the following setup: 192.168.0.4 192.168.0.6 192.168.0.1 +-----------+ +---------+ +----------+ |WORKSTATION|------| LINUX |------| GATEWAY | +-----------+ ...
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Dynamic subdomain routing

I asked this question over at stackoverflow, but got very few views: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2284917/route-web-requests-to-different-servers-based-on-subdomain Perhaps it's more applicable ...
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Routing based on source address in Windows Server 2008 R2

I'm implementing a direct routing load balanced solution using Windows Server 2008 R2 as back-end server. I've configured a loopback interface with the external IP address. This works, I am receiving ...
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Is there a command in Cisco IOS to show all routes tagged with a specific tag?

In Cisco IOS, if I have a route-map entry as follows: route-map redistribute deny 10 match tag 65000 100 ! Is there a 'show' command that will give me a list of all routes that will match that ...
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Transparent proxy cache on BGP multihome

Provider A have transparent caching with squid . In the situation which a client has multihome BGP with provider A and provider B then client does not send its outgoing traffic (upload) to provider ...
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Windows server 2012 ignores static routing

BIG UPDATE: I was blind I see now that route 172.17.50.1 has netmask 255.255.255.255 and so it point to single host! But now I cannot understand how can I ping 172.17.50.10 because there is not route ...
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timing issue after route add/delete (route not used)

I have an application that is running a raw IP socket, destination of this socket is governed by routes installed via the 'ip route add' command. These routes can change during the lifetime of a ...
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Packets not entering FORWARD chain

first of all, this is not an every-day routing issue. The setup is fairly complex, so let me state it before. I got a router with, lets keep it simple, 3 interfaces. eth0, eth1, eth2. eth2 is used ...
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Routing using Linux with 2 NIC cards

Configured Clear OS to be in Gateway mode on a machine with two NIC cards. eth0:192.168.2.0/24 with ip 192.168.2.27 which is connected to a modem and thus have internet connectivity. ...
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bridged network problems running VirtualBox appliance inside VMware server

One of our hardware vendors supplied us with a virtual appliance that they said needed to run inside VirtualBox. That's non-negotiable - as it's designed to run as an appliance, they need some way of ...
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Forwarding traffic from TUN device (C++ backend) to the default gateway

The following problem is just a piece of the bigger solution I have a problem with. All other elements seem working so far, so I'll try to describe very small piece which I have problem with. I've ...
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Routing problems IPv6 client/server where server has both native and tunnelled address

I have been trying to get IPv6 working on my tap OpenVPN network. The server already has IPv6, however it only has a /64 and the biggest range available is a /116 (which breaks autoconf). I am getting ...
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Traffic not routing as expected

In the following output, why does vpn1 route/ping to 10.100.0.1 instead of to 10.100.0.112? 10.100.0.1 is network gateway with no nat. 10.100.0.112 is dual home host with nat enabled. root@vpn1:~# ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 RAS VPN: access server on internal interface ip

short question: I'm usually a linux admin but need to setup a Win2k8 R2 server for a student project. The server is running as VM on a root server and has a public internet IP assigned. Additionally I ...
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Configure routing between same network address

I'm trying to configure routing between two networks with the same address. They are connected through a router with 2 NICs (Linux machine). Consider the figure above: How may I configure the ...
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Best practice for assigning private IP ranges?

Is it common practice to use certain private IP address ranges for certain purposes? I'm starting to look into setting up virtualization systems and storage servers. Each system has two NICs, one ...
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Dividing web traffic between servers

My website is growing too large for the one webserver that powers it to handle the traffic. Anticipating this, the code is perfectly capable of running in parallel, sharing a database, but I've never ...
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Linux: Three default gateways?

My server has three default gateways, how can that be? Shouldn't there be one default gw? I have three NICs, each attached to a separate subnet: server1:~# route Kernel IP routing table Destination ...
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Routing decision when there are two default gateways on windows

My windows machine has two network cards, both have default gateways. How does windows determine which gateway should it access when sending a packet to a remote endpoint? More precisely, here's my ...
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Can I balance load between 4 ADSL links

I recently began to work in this organization, we have 4 ADSL separated links, so the people connect to the nearest WiFi, resulting in usage inequality. I was about to change the links to a fiber ...
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How do I determine which traffic is routed through the VPN from the client side?

If I have a Cisco VPN client on my computer and I want to see if https or http traffic is routed through the VPN or not, how should I do this? Can viewing the routing table tell me this information? ...
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Default route not on LAN

I have a network that in principle looks like this: H1---\ /----Inet1 H2---->---GW1---< H3---/ \----GW2-----Inet2 H1 and H2 = Hosts that need access to internet with GW1 ...
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Trying to understand the correct way to create a static route in CentOS, please assist

I've been trying to understand what's the correct way to add a static route on a CentOS 6.x machine. In some forums they say to create a file named route-dev_name (for example route-eth0) with the ...
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Ping one interface from the other

I have a computer (running Linux) with 2 interfaces eth0 and eth1. eth0 with address 10.0.0.100/24 eth1 with address 192.168.1.100/24 They are connected to 2 different networks (10.0.0.0/24 and ...
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How should dual failover routers be switched on the WAN side?

This might be a highly daft question so apologies in advance... I have the following set up: 100 Mbit on 1Gbit carrier Fibre line into comms room, Fibre <-> EDD (ethernet demarcation device) EDD ...
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What routing protocol to use with MPLS?

My MPLS provider is giving us a choice to use static routes or BGP for our new MPLS setup. What are advantages/disadvantages of the 2 choices? What is more commonly used?
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HTTP Hostname to IP Address Routing

I currently have the following network setup: Router/Firewall > IIS Web Server When a HTTP request comes through, IIS will look at the host header and decided which website to return. My problem ...
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Linux router and firewall with IP accounting

I'm working on a project to replace my organisation's aging Slackware gateway/router/firewall machine, which will have several hundred users behind it. Previously we used rc.firewall but we are now ...
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Routing domain on lan

I have LAN setup with public server on it. The server is accessible via domain example.com. If I access example.com from within lan, it goes over my ISP. I wish it went just over my local network. ...
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Isolate clients on same subnet?

Given n (e.g. 200) clients in a /24 subnet and the following network structure: client 1 \ . \ . switch -- firewall . / client n / (in words: all clients connected to one ...
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Link aggregation with DSL and Ethernet, and different ISP's?

We're a webdev company that has outgrown its ADSL bandwidth. It's currently 4/1 Mbit/s and due to distance we can't simply get faster DSL, whether ADSL or SDSL. Stacking multiple DSL connections is ...
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Strange requests coming from Korean Site

Lately I've been finding a lot of strange requests like this coming to my rails app: Processing ApplicationController#index (for 189.30.242.61 at 2009-12-14 07:38:24) [GET] Parameters: ...
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Make CentOS 7.x a port forwarding NAT device

I would like to make CentOS a port forwarding NAT machine using iptables. This is the first time I've tried this and I think i might need a little help. This is the configuration i'm trying to ...
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Can a Windows DHCP server serve a scope that it is not a part of?

The situation I have a windows SBS 2008 box running as DC/DNS/DHCP/Exchange/File Server to a network on 192.168.1.0/24. Suffice it to say that the IP of the SBS box is immutable. At some point in the ...
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OpenVPN not redirecting all traffic through VPN

I have just finished setting up my VPN, and google shows my IP to be that of my VPN, so this works fine. However, when I log in through SSH to the VPN server, it shows my last login to be that of my ...