Single carrier multi-circuit asynchronous routing issue

Niels Bakker niels=nanog at bakker.net
Wed Jan 7 14:05:56 CST 2009


* aaron.millisor at bright.net (Aaron Millisor) [Wed 07 Jan 2009, 20:53 CET]:
[..]
>If I were to prepend the network 1.1.1.0 to come in on 'sprint 1', but 
>have a route to 2.2.2.0 via 'sprint 2' so that traffic comes in on one 
>circuit but returns on the other, routing is broken. If I change my 
>route so that packets directed to 2.2.2.0 return on the same circuit 
>that the traffic is received on, everything works fine.

You might be running into uRPF (unicast reverse path forward 
verification).


	-- Niels.




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