[TriLUG] CARP license.
jim at neuse.net
Wed Mar 31 07:20:03 EST 2004
> OpenBSD firewalls now have redundant fail-over built into them. The
> protocol used for linking the redundant fail-over firewalls is CARP
> (Common Address Redundancy Protocol).
> The left sidebar tells the tale of woe that inspired the OpenBSD crew to
> write a non-standard "Standard" for doing fail-overs. It's a *very*
> interesting read.
[Jim Ray sez:] so, I'd need to set up two OpenBSD boxes and two Internet
connections to employ CARP? Would a DSL and a dial up connection suffice
> So next time you build a firewall - Stick it to The MAN! Use OpenBSD and
[Jim Ray sez:] BOHICA to da man
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