> Message: 30 > Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2004 00:52:26 -0400 > From: "Ho, Guan hui" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Subject: Need Help on Win98 > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Message-ID: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1" > > I need help on how to make the routing persistent in Win98. > I have my PC > connected to a network that has two separate routers > connected to the same > network. One of the routers is for surfing the internet and > the other is > for connectivity to the VPN email system. > > I used to change the gateway and restart the PC depending on > what I need to > access. Not a practical solution. I now can do so by going > to the MSDOS > prompt and type in the routing command. Please find example below. > > c:\>route add 188.8.131.52 mask 255.0.0.0 184.108.40.206 > > c:\>route add 220.127.116.11 mask 255.0.0.0 18.104.22.168 > > > This works perfectly but only problem is that I have to keep > typing it every > time I start the PC. Microsoft does not support the -p > command on the above > in 95/98 system. For my XP machine, I just need to add the > -p after "add" > in both these lines and it will stay permanently even if you > restart the > system. > > I now create a shortcut on the desktop to point to a batch > file I created. > The batch has the route instruction in it. All I have to do > now is to click > the icon on the desktop when I restart my PC. Not a bad > solution but would > be better if this can be put into a startup file of Windows. > > Which INI file is the right one to use and how do I put the > line in it to > call the batch file? > > Thank you. > > Guan > > Ho Guan Hui > Reception Manager > Sheraton Utama Hotel > Brunei Darussalam > Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Tel : 673 2244272 > Fax : 673 2234178 > > > This electronic message transmission contains information > from the Company that may be proprietary, confidential and/or > privileged. > The information is intended only for the use of the > individual(s) or entity named above. If you are not the > intended recipient, be > aware that any disclosure, copying or distribution or use of > the contents of this information is prohibited. If you have received > this electronic transmission in error, please notify the > sender immediately by replying to the address listed in the > "From:" field. > > > ------------------------------
Hopefully my fellows don't get bothered if I answer that one: just add the option '-p' to the route command like c:\>route -p add 22.214.171.124 mask 255.0.0.0 126.96.36.199 Greg, Is this list really only for FreeBSD users? What about the "FreeBSD *and* MS" users? ;-) Regards, Sephan. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"