Cisco Support Community
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Access point log messages: Attempt by [br-root3]004096XXXXXA to Sieze Self IP Address via Proxy ARP to [broadcast]ffffffffffff

Core Issue

Misconfigured "Hot Standby"


This problem is most often associated with Access Points misconfigured for "Hot Standby" mode.

See the configuration instructions found at:

When configuring Hot Standby, it is important to follow the configuration directions precisely. Further, ensure that unique IP addresses are used on the standby Access Point's radio and Ethernet interfaces.

Problem Type

Error message


Access point

VxWorks Errors, Warnings, Statistics and Log Messages

Attempt by [MAC address of source] to Sieze Self IP Address via Proxy ARP to [MAC address of destination]

Version history
Revision #:
1 of 1
Last update:
‎06-22-2009 05:32 PM
Updated by:
Everyone's tags (3)