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Re: CARP and switches

On Thu, 29 Sep 2005 16:26:21 -0400 (EDT)
Charles Sprickman <[email protected]> wrote:
> The question that was posed was along the lines of "how does a
> standard  ethernet switch handle carp?".  The questioner wasn't too
> clear and I'm  not sure Jason really knew exactly what the guy was
> asking.  So I'll ask  it here in the hopes of understanding how this
> works.
I will try and answer your question with questions as I do not have a
full answer. 
How does a switch handle a broadcast address on CIDR subnets?
All CARP interface boxes will claim to be using the same IP address,
check out the ARP table, they should all have the same MAC.
Regards, Ed