Strange static route
tom at snnap.net
Sun Sep 25 09:37:18 UTC 2011
I found I had to do this many years ago on some Cisco routers to get them to
load balance (per packet) across two links. Adding 0.0.0.0/0 routes across
both links just resulted in traffic routing across one link. Broke it into
two /1's per link and it worked perfectly.
On 24 September 2011 02:12, Glen Kent <glen.kent at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have seen a few operators adding static routes like:
> 0.0.0.0/1 some next-hop and
> 188.8.131.52/1 some next-hop.
> Why would anyone want to add such static routes? What does 0.0.0.0/1
> mean. Note that the netmask is 1 and not 0.
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