nyetworking in 2.4
Martijn van Oosterhout
kleptog at svana.org
Sun Aug 26 18:39:58 EST 2001
On Sun, Aug 26, 2001 at 06:00:37PM +1000, Brett Worth wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Aug 2001, Mark Hummel wrote:
> > A question:
> > Does the order in which the routing table is set up matter?
> We have this situation where the gateway to 10.61.3.0/24 is different to the
> gateway to 10.61.0.0/16. In this case the 10.61.3.0/24 route must appear
Actually, unless you do tricky thing involving the ip tools to manage the
whole table yourself, the kernel will always match the most specific route
So host routes (/32) appear first, following by the network route in
So nothing tricky going on there.
> Could you post the output of the "ifconfig eth0", "netstat -arn" and "arp -a"
Check that all the link lights are lighting up properly. Make sure that
ifconfig shows the right values and ARP should always be on for ethernet.
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at svana.org>
> It would be nice if someone came up with a certification system that
> actually separated those who can barely regurgitate what they crammed over
> the last few weeks from those who command secret ninja networking powers.
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