Re: Help with kernel routing table

From: Bill Davidsen
Date: Sun Sep 11 2005 - 22:29:18 EST

Henrik Nordstrom wrote:

On Tue, 6 Sep 2005, yenganti pradeep wrote:

The ip of my comp is I want to reach subnet through which is not
directly connected to me. As is not
directly in my reach, I want the kernel to contact itself using entry, ie through

Then your route should point to, and the routing table on must in turn have proper routing entry for via

I don't think that's what he's trying to do... He asks to send packets for to, and I assume that he is not counting on to do that, or have that routing in place. One solution is to set up a VPN between and so that it appears directly connected, and which avoids depending on the intermediate hops to do what you want.

Sorry if this isn't what yenganti was asking.

bill davidsen <davidsen@xxxxxxx>
CTO TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with small computers since 1979

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