ipfw and carp

Nikos Vassiliadis nvass9573 at gmx.com
Wed Mar 18 01:21:26 PDT 2009

gahn wrote:
> Did any one use ipfw with CARP before? is there anything specific
> about ipfw configurations working with CARP? I have two servers and
> they configured with CARP. they are working fine except i can't turn
> on ipfw.

Did you add the rules needed to let CARP traffic in and out of the

ipfw denies everything by default. So, you have to explicitly
let CARP traffic through. Something like "allow carp from any
to any" would do for a quick test.


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