Bug 2757 - adding static routes can destroy default gw setting
adding static routes can destroy default gw setting
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netcfg (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 1999-05-12 08:01 EDT by Ion Badulescu
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:09 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-19 21:25:43 EST
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Description Ion Badulescu 1999-05-12 08:01:53 EDT
It's pretty simple -- if one tries to add a static route,
the gateway for that route will overwrite the default
gateway in /etc/sysconfig/network, even though the default
gateway _is_ specified on the same netcfg screen.
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-07-29 03:14:59 EDT
assigned to notting
Cc: johnsonm
Comment 2 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-01-19 21:25:59 EST
This is fixed in netcfg-2.24, which will be in the next release of Raw Hide.
Please reopen this bug if you continue to see this problem after upgrading.

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