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Old 05-06-2006, 07:40 AM   #1
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Permanent Default Route

Permanent Default Route

After an install I edit my route in rc.conf and save.

But upon reboot I doint have a connection unless I use the route add default command.

So basicall Everytime I reboot I have to enter my route manually.

Any suggestion on what I could possibly be doing wrong?

Old 05-06-2006, 12:05 PM   #2
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Is this a dhcp connection, in rc.confthe necessary routes worked for me
Old 05-06-2006, 09:42 PM   #3
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no it is not a dhcp connection

What is the syntax in the rc.conf maybe thats where iam wrong?
Old 05-07-2006, 03:31 AM   #4
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hi there,
this part is probably wrong in your rc.conf:
gateway="default gw"
ROUTES=(gateway) <= make sure here is uncommented!!
is "network" in the daemons list?? you need that to make it work.


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