FreeBSD and barracudas

Joost Bekkers joost at
Fri Oct 19 12:19:20 PDT 2007

On Fri, October 19, 2007 20:23, Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
> The problem is the barracuda can not get to it.  I actually don't see
> any reason why it should.  Its supposed to merely rewrite the MAC to one of
> the 'Real Servers' when it receives a request for a VIP (Virtual IP).
> Network:
> Firewall/Gateway:
> DNS:,, class C)
> Broadcast:
> Netmask:
> Barracdua WAN:
> Barracuda LAN: N/A in DSR mode.
> VIP:
> Real Server 1:
> Real Server 2: 192.168.t0.51
> ....

If you're trying to do what I think you're doing (yep, that's a big IF)
you've got things reversed.

"Real Server #:" should point to the ip address on the PHYSICAL interface
of the Dell(s). The address to add to lo0 is the VIP, in this case

Hope this helps.


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