Summary : Retaining static routes after a reboot

From: Arvinder Paul (
Date: Mon Dec 29 1997 - 16:15:11 CST

Thanks to all those who replied. Sorry for the delay in posting the summary.
It's that time of the year again.

The original question was

> I am defining static routes in a sparc machine running Solaris 2.5.1
> by using the route add command.
> Everything works fine but when I reboot the machine I lose the static
> route
> that I created.
> Anybody know the best way to retain the static routes thru reboots.

The response is pretty much unanimous.

Put the route add entries in the rc files in a script form.
Every time the system initializes the route add commands will get executed.


Sys Admin.

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