[Shorewall-users] Ip aliasing

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Thu Dec 4 11:30:40 PST 2003

On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 11:22, Ama Kalu wrote:
> Hi Tom,
> I saw a hint on the website about round robin of services and aliased interfaces but it is not clear whether that hint covers my question.
> I need to distribute client requests for a particular service on one interface say eth0 to a number of servers on the other side of the firewall in a round robin fashion. I'd appreciate more light.

DNAT	net	loc:<server list>	<proto>	<port>

The <server list> is a comma-separated list of IP ranges and/or host IP

There is a minimum version of Shorewall required (1.4.7 or 1.4.8 -- I
don't recall; check the News Archive).

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