Subject: Re: Routing and PPP...
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List: current-users
Date: 09/29/1998 13:03:27
In message <>, "Perry E. Metzger" writ
>I believe that is what a routing table is generally used for, is  it not?

Well, yeah...

>Why is "route add foo" harder than setting a netmask, especially when
>what you are trying to do is set a route, not a netmask on an

Because I can leave the netmask in a config file and forget about it,
but the route has to get tweaked whenever the line comes up or down.
I suppose I can just add a "route add foo" somewhere, but I like things
to be self-maintaining.