How to make a link backup?
Am Mittwoch, 11. Juni 2008 schrieb Magicloud:
> Assuming I have two WAN link, with two different routes and ips.
> And I have two nics in my box.
> Usually, I only use one link, the primary link. But sometimes, the
> primary link is down, I need to switch to another link ASAP, and switch
> back when the broken link is OK again for a certain long time.
> How to do this? I do not think bonding works here, right?
I never gave it a try on linux (on winxp it seems to work): 'metric' is for
See 'route -n' and/or 'man route'.
The man page says:
Metric The 'distance' to the target (usually counted in hops). It is
not used by recent kernels, but may be needed by routing dae-
sorry, not a solutuion. more like a hint.
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