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Changing default gateway in SuSE Linux

Adding default Gateway in Linux SUSE

To change the default route permanently in SuSe Linux, make an entry in /etc/sysconfig/network/routes file.

For example, to make as default route, add the following line into /etc/sysconfig/network/routes file. 

default - -

Using route command:

To route all the traffic via gateway connected via eth1 network interface:
# route add default gw eth1

To view routes configured:

# netstat -rn 

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