[pfSense] server load balancing config for VIP?
jschmidt at linuxi86.net
Mon Feb 13 16:26:09 EST 2012
I'm trying to replace a single server on a 1:1 NAT to a pair of VM's
using the pfSense load balancer.
Going "by the book", I created the pool, then the virtual server.
As I already had the VIP set up for the previous 1:1 NAT, I left the
VIP and removed the 1:1 NAT mapping.
I then created an alias for the pair of internal hosts and removed the
old rule to the single server.
Lastly, I created a WAN rule with the new alias as the destination.
The virtual server status seems happy; both hosts show 'Online', but
no traffic flows to either of the hosts from outside.
Grasping at straws, I created another WAN rule to the outside VIP,
Did I miss a step, or is the load balancer not designed to work on
anything but pfSense's outside IP (as opposed to another one of my /29
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