Proxy arp works in 12.04?

Tyler J. Wagner tyler at
Sun Oct 28 21:29:55 UTC 2012

On 2012-10-28 14:26, C. L. Martinez wrote:
> Hi all
>  I am trying to setup some proxy arp entries in a Ubuntu 12.04 server,
> but no go.
>  My commands are:
>  arp -i eth0 -Ds eth0 pub
>  sysctt -w net.ipv4.conf.eth0.proxy_arp=1

I assume you meant to type "sysctl", not "sysctt".

For what other interface are you intending to proxy? From eth0 to/from
eth1? If so, enable proxy arp on it too.


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