[oclug] alternate dns server
rbrockway at opentrend.net
Wed Mar 23 14:56:20 EST 2005
On Wed, 23 Mar 2005, Sean Hammond wrote:
> traceroute to 126.96.36.199 (188.8.131.52), 30 hops max, 38 byte packets
> 1 192.168.1.254 (192.168.1.254) 0.314 ms 0.306 ms 0.198 ms
> 2 * * *
> Does this look to anyone else like the request is getting routed to
> within my internal network?
Yes. Check the netmasks in your routing table on 192.168.1.254. It may
be considering 192/8 to be local. It should ideally only be considering
192.168.1/24 as local (unless you have other subnets in use as well).
BTW, RTC1918 recommands choosing the subnet under 192.168/16 randomly.
The nets 192.168.0/24 & 192.168.1/24 are seriously over used. This is ok
of course, until you try to create a VPN with someone and have to
Robert Brockway B.Sc.
Senior Technical Consultant, OpenTrend Solutions Ltd.
Phone: 416-669-3073 Email: rbrockway at opentrend.net http://www.opentrend.net
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