arp refresh rate

Ben Tyson-Norrman ben at twowaytv.co.uk
Mon Dec 18 12:10:11 GMT 2006


We fixed this problem by using a script to force the arp entries into
and out of the arp table manually. Dirty cludge, but quite easy to do...

Jonathan Schneider wrote:
>> Is there anyway that you are able to set the arp cache refresh time?
>
> If there isn't a configuration it would still be possible but by
> digging into the kernel source.
>
> What might also help is making incoming server badger the gateway lots
> when it comes up.
>
> Isn't there a better way of doing this king of thing ? The CARP
> protocol for example ?
>
> Jon
>
>
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