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How to get the LoadMaster to send traffic from its IP when connecting to the real servers





Changing the back-end IP the LoadMaster sends traffic from.


Product: LoadMaster

Version: Any

Platform: Any

Application: Any

Question/Problem Description:

The connections to the real servers is showing as the IP of the virtual service and not the kemp interface.

Steps to Reproduce: Toggle Subnet Originating Requests (SOR) within the Standard Options tab of the Virtual Service.
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Cause: This may be a requirement of the network or the server.
Resolution: Within the desired VS or SubVS, expand Standard Options and check the box labeled Subnet Originating Requests.

Navigate to System Configuration > Miscellaneous Options > L7 Configuration > check the box labeled Allow connection scaling over 64K Connections.

Back on your Virtual Service, expand Advanced Properties > populate the desired Source IP from the LoadMaster within the Alternate Source Address field. Note, this IP should be a unique host IP address.


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