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Old 10-05-2002, 01:25 AM   #1
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Modify route table

I am setting up a new server, how can i add the default gateway route entry? what file need to be modified? Thx.
Old 10-05-2002, 02:39 AM   #2
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Kind of depends on your distro ? Its usually set in the startup scripts with some distros. You can also set it with this command:

route add default gw [ip address]

man route for more details.
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If you use RedHat as distro check /etc/sysconfig/network and add GATEWAY=... to it or edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 and add GATEWAY=... to that file


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