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Dec 01, 2017

Routing in a standard virtual server

Hello all,   I want to use a virtual server with a TCP profile attached and without pool members.   In the network I’m going to set this virtual server as default gateway and this vs should ro...
  • BigD_300005's avatar
    Dec 04, 2017

    Two options that I know of.


    Do exactly what you said you didn't want to do, create a node that is the IP address of your next hop, toss that into a pool, assign this single noded pool to your VS. Assign a ping monitor on it if you want to verify it is up. Otherwise assign no monitors to it.


    Option 2, do not assign a pool to the VS and instead use an iRule to forward traffic to the next hop IP address: I usually do this option with a forwarding server instead of a standard server because I did not want a full proxy for this traffic.