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Multiple defaults routes priority ?

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Multiple defaults routes priority ?



I want to implement network with 2 default-gateway for the internet connection. one primary and a secondary route. We can configure the static route to be active only while a host respond, but i can configure that first route be the single route while the host respond ?


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Re: Multiple defaults routes priority ?

I beleive the simplest way to do this is to add the both routes with different administrative distance on your core router , that will pass the data to the gateway . 
For example , 
ip route   ======> Primary

ip route  10  ======> Secondary 


I hope this is what you were looking for . 

Kind of a big deal

Re: Multiple defaults routes priority ?

Do you have the possibility to connect those two connections to a separate uplink? Because then you can just use Load Balancing features:

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