conditional static route

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Aug 5th, 2007
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hi can someone tell me how to install a static route based on certain condition ? and remove it if that condition is no more met ? i know that there is a way of doing it but i m not able to remember how so some one help me out on this

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illusion_rox Sun, 08/05/2007 - 13:20
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ok i got it but i m not able to understand how the track object works can u explain me with a simple example ?

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royalblues Sun, 08/05/2007 - 13:30
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It uses the cisco IP SLA feature


We generally configure a IP SLA monitor that uses the ICMPecho functionality and tracks the reachability of destination specified.


We then bind this to the static route as Edison quoted above. When the destination specified is not reachable then that route is flushed from the table. This technique helps as you can have the IP SLA destination multiple hops away and still flush out the static route entry for a failure not with the immediate nexthop.


HTH

Narayan

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