On a Active-Backup bond, the Packets Received On Inactive Slave Interface Are Dropped (Doc ID 2234494.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] to Oracle Linux 6.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.1.12] [Release OL6U8]
Linux x86-64

Goal

Packets destined for the IP of bond that land on the inactive slave interface are getting dropped.

Should the rp_filter setting for 1, make any packet received by a slave device be accepted?
 

Solution

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