On 5/21/12 4:11 AM, "Ursula Braun" <ubraun@linu...> wrote:
>we reported this problem in Novell bugzilla 617373. Solution has been to
>introduce a SEND_GRATUITOUS_ARP config option. Its default is "no".
>Changing it to "yes" should trigger the sending of gratuitous ARPs. The
>config option is offered starting with sysconfig-0.71.30-0.10.1.
When would this NOT be the correct behavior? Seems like the default should
be yes, given that that's the way ARP has worked for decades.