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Bug 2757 - adding static routes can destroy default gw setting
Summary: adding static routes can destroy default gw setting
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netcfg
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-05-12 12:01 UTC by Ion Badulescu
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:09 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-01-20 02:25:43 UTC

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Description Ion Badulescu 1999-05-12 12:01:53 UTC
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 07:14:59 UTC
assigned to notting
Cc: johnsonm

Comment 2 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-01-20 02:25:59 UTC
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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