[OpenAFS] VLServer Reporting Wrong IP Behind NAT

Jason C. Wells jcw@highperformance.net
Wed, 03 Sep 2008 21:54:02 -0700

Derrick Brashear wrote:

>> How can I get the vlserver to report the external IP address for external
>> requests?
> It's supposed to report both and does for me. We don't know where the
> request came from, and if we did we still wouldn't necessarily know
> topology. More work is needed in that space.

I'm not sure I understand your pronoun references.  Do you mean to say 
that the vlserver shotguns both IPs at the client because that bit of 
code is unable to discern external or internal client requests in a NAT 

> However, I'm pretty sure a relevant fileserver bug was fixed post-1.4.2.

Cool.  Now I get to learn about debian backports which I heard are 
pretty cool.

Was the list server down or did everyone take a break for a few days?