[OLSR-users] olsrd and default gateway

Bernd Petrovitsch (spam-protected)
Mon Nov 7 10:52:26 CET 2005

On Mon, 2005-11-07 at 10:13 +0100, Sven-Ola Tuecke wrote:
> No. For what!? If you want your own device to route to your own other

I have a "only" tunnel into an OLSRD net. So it makes no sense to route
(almost) *all* the traffic ov er that tunnel into the other net (guess
which;-) even if it stays within my internet provider.

> devices, use the Linux Advanced Routing capabilities. Heres the howto:
> http://lartc.org/ . In short: Add a rule that matches your
> IPs/Services/Interfaces, then add a new routing table, then add default
> route in the new table which overrules the standard default route managed by

*eg* Yes, that's another possibility.

> olsrd. Do no try this with windows, otherwise you need to read a lot more
> docs ;-)

Here would work my first thought: Just add an option
"leave-default-route-alone" and simply disable the relevant "ip route
add"s and "ip route del"s in the olsrd.

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