Re: ICMP Redirect interpretation

From: Bernd Eckenfels (
Date: 03/26/02

From: Bernd Eckenfels <>
Date: 26 Mar 2002 03:55:49 GMT

In bsduser <> wrote:
> Hmm.. this doesn't only happen when I ping/traceroute Yahoo.. it
> pretty much happens when I ping/traceroute any server. Any time I send
> _something_ out, I'll get a redirect packet back in return. What can I
> do to stop all these redirects ?

Your Hosts use the wrong gateway/default router. It is not related to
geo-distributed caching. It is a "next hop" aka "local" config problem, if
you get it for every connection.