[nycbug-talk] FreeBSD Dual homed

Dan Langille dan at langille.org
Thu Dec 20 15:58:14 EST 2007

Rodrique Heron wrote:
> Hello all-
> Are there any known issues when FreeBSD is dual homed.

There may be issues, but I have run dual homed FreeBSD since 1998.

> I have two 
> interfaces, each connected to a different subnet. Whenever both are 
> enabled I can't get any incoming network traffic to the server. I'm not 
> routing between the two, therefore no "gateway_enable" in rc.conf. I 
> don't have any firewalls enabled, I do have my defaultrouter set.

AFAIK, you cannot route between the two UNLESS you have 
gateway_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf.

Dan Langille - http://www.langille.org/

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