Routing information

Barry Brimer lists at
Thu Oct 18 14:14:04 UTC 2007

> Is routing  information in linux is stored in any file?
> Your reply will be appreciated.

The kernel stores this information in /proc/net/route although it is in 

If you just want to list the routing table you can use 'route' for the 
routing table with name resolution or 'route -n' for the routing table 
without resolution.

If you are referring to static routes, that depends on which version of 
RHEL you are using.  Back in the old days, static routes were stored in 
/etc/sysconfig/static-routes or 
/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/static-routes and now I believe they are stored on an 
interface by interface basis in 


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