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Old 09-17-2003, 04:49 PM   #1
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Question Building a linux router


hi,
we have a basic rh7.3 system up and running with basic routing functionality through static routes in the tables and using forwarding. i would like to complicate this a bit by running a protocol, such as RIP or IGRP (more likely RIP), on our embedded system. i have heard of programs such as zebra, gated, and routed. i have also heard that you have to get a routing daemon and compile it into the kernel.

any info is greatly appreciated on this. thx

p.s. oh, think small here (embedded), so nothing big and bulky.
 
Old 09-17-2003, 05:22 PM   #2
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advanced routing is an option when compiling your own personal kernel.

Check the menuconfig for some nice options.
 
  


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