I had spoke with my ISP about that very topic and they didn't feel that
was an issue, but they would not give me an exact time frame for the
I'm going to work with them on flushing that cache before I attempt any
future moves like this.
Holmes County District Public Library
Millersburg, OH 44654
Email [emaynard at holmeslib dot org]
Phone [330.674.5972 x.224]
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Buechler [mailto:cbuechler at gmail dot com]
> Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2006 10:50 PM
> To: Eric Maynard
> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Outbound NAT Help
> On 1/26/06, Eric Maynard <emaynard at holmeslib dot org> wrote:
> > Now i really feel like a noob!
> > I just deleted everything (for probably the 100th time) and retried
> > now it appears to be fine. No wonder I am going bald!!!!!!!
> I think the key thing, from what you said, is the IP that worked was
> "not used before". I'm assuming you probably used that IP with some
> other device, and hence MAC address. I'm betting it had nothing to do
> with reconfiguring, it was due to some upstream device from you
> (probably a router) with your old MAC in its ARP cache. Most routers
> hold their ARP cache for several hours, 4 hours is the default for
> Cisco routers.
> glad it's working though!