[quagga-dev 6268] Re: [PATCH 19/21] Manage system routes with zebra

Jeremy Jackson jerj at coplanar.net
Thu Dec 4 02:45:56 GMT 2008

On Wed, 2008-12-03 at 14:23 -0800, Stephen Hemminger wrote:

> > > Oh, maybe I misread you. I want to change/delete the default route added at boot time
> > > by the kernel. Is that possible?
> > > 
> > 
> > So I tested it a bit and I can't change/delete kernel routes(not with ip route anyway)
> > such as default gateway.
> > I think it would be an useful addition if one could do that too.
> > 
> >  Jocke
> the problem is that vtysh version of 'ip route' doesn't have enough options
> to specify the full state of the imported routes.  It needs scope, protocol and
> metric to match.

There is also the issue of storing the statements in the config files
with "wr m", if the route exists when quagga starts, the config file
would need a "no ip route ..." to delete it, does a "no ip route" get

Jeremy Jackson
Coplanar Networks
jerj at coplanar.net

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