Summary: Unwanted default routes

From: Andreas Höschler <>
Date: Wed Nov 23 2005 - 17:04:52 EST
Hi all,

On Solaris 10 it is a good idea to have /etc/defaultrouter even if the 
machine is supposed to be a router. Creating this file fixed my problem.



> I have a Solaris 10 machine that at reboot automatically generates 
> default route entries in "netstat -rn" that cause the system to 
> malfunction. I have a script /etc/init.d/defaultrouting that sets one 
> route, but additionally to the route I see default route entires for 
> all other machines in the bge0 net that are configured as routers.
> Older Solaris versions did not do this mysterious scan. How can I 
> prevent Solaris 10 from automatically adding these "unwanted" entries?
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