Re: Pre-release 2.0.5 breaks network config scripts

Herbert Rosmanith (
Mon, 20 May 1996 15:23:18 +0200 (MET DST)

> Can we at least put a patch into route to strip the host portion. This is
> the way I use route. I want say: route the net for which this host
> address is valid. In this way, a simple shell scripts can say:
> echo -n "Enter IP"
> read ip
> ifconfig eth0 $ip
> route add -net $ip

how about this patch:

- route add -net $ip
+ route add -host $ip