Unable to add a default router entry in Solaris[TM] 9 & 10 gateways file (Doc ID 1018848.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms

Symptoms

With the new version of in.routed in Solaris[TM] 9 02/02 and Solaris [TM] 10 it is not possible to add a default router entry via the /etc/gateways file. The default route(s) added via the /etc/gateways file can deleted from the routing table.

Cause

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