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Bug 75604 - Routes in static-routes file not loading into routing table
Routes in static-routes file not loading into routing table
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74320
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
8.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-10-10 01:09 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-01 17:18:24 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-10 01:09:14 EDT
Description of Problem:
The /etc/sysconfig/static-routes file is not read properly when the
/etc/init.d/network script is launched and thus the static route entries are not
updated in the network routing table.

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How Reproducible:
The static-routes file is not read irregardless of tab or space separation
within the file.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. add entries into /etc/sysconfig/static-routes file
2. service network stop. Service network start
3. netstat -rn.

Actual Results:
No entries from static-routes file seen in routing table.

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Additional Information:
A temporary fix to the problem was to copy an older
/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-routes file from a RedHat 7.1 server onto
the 8.0 server. Ran service network restart and finally got the routing tables
to show up properly.
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-11-01 17:18:11 EST
In addition, the /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-routes script from RH7.3
functions correctly as well in RH8.0.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2002-11-12 01:40:31 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74320 ***

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