NAT 1:1 7100U on a single /28 WAN assignment or perhaps a pass through alternative? (Solved)



  • Resolved. Issue unrelated to the pfsense box.

    Thanks !


  • Netgate Administrator

    Curious. I would expect IPAlias to work just fine in that scenario.

    Glad you were able to get it up and running though.

    Steve


  • LAYER 8 Netgate

    An IP Alias might catch sshd running on the firewall itself, since it would be a listening address on the firewall.

    An Other VIP would pass connections to port 22 through the firewall.

    You never really need a type Other VIP. All it is is a menu item for some of the pfSense GUI selectors. It does absolutely nothing related to the passing of traffic.



  • @Derelict thanks for the heads up . Ive actually been playing with the settings and other appliances in my network , and finally got everything to work with IP Alias as well which I'm finally happy about...7 hours later . :)

    The pfsense box isn't the only security appliance in my network .

    Thanks again !


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