Article ID: 000058277 Content Type: Troubleshooting Last Reviewed: 07/07/2021

Unable to Connect to the Internet via the Wide Area Network (WAN) Port of the Edge Node

Environment

Upgraded edge node from 5.2.1 to 5.2.2

linux

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Summary

How to connect to the Internet from an edge node

Description

The edge node will not connect to the Internet via the WAN port.

Resolution

Internet access from the edge node only occurs over the Local Area Network (LAN) port. The WAN port is not an egress port from the edge node. To connect to the Internet from the edge node, the LAN network needs to have Internet access.

Additional information

Packets are not forwarded from the WAN port to the Internet.