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have a two WAN ports in RB951 Router

Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:36 pm

Hi, i have RB951 Router and i wanted to have Two WAN ports for failover. i made it, Now i have WAN1 (main ISP) and WAN2 (secondary ISP) ports, when i get a cable form WAN1, WAN2 cable is working fine, but i suddenly discovery that when WAN1 ISP side falling down, failover not working, i must get cable form port WAN1 and than WAN2 works fine, can you help me? i need not to get cable form port and failover working automaticaly thanks
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Re: have a two WAN ports in RB951 Router

Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:12 pm

Verify your default routes if you have check-gateway=ping enabled. If not, interface link state is the only indicator for your router.
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Re: have a two WAN ports in RB951 Router

Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:30 pm

post your config
/export hide=sensitive file=yourconfigjul2
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