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default route

Posted on 2008-11-13
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Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Is there a way the the pix/asa platform to setup the firewall to obtain the default route from the ISP?
Question by:dtadmin
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Expert Comment

ID: 22954189
Only if doing DHCP or PPPoE with your ISP.  Use the "setroute" option in the ip address config.

For example:

int vlan100
ip add dhcp setroute

Author Comment

ID: 22954226
so by using that command I would not have to use the following command?

route outside
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JFrederick29 earned 2000 total points
ID: 22954236
Yes, as long as you are doing DHCP or PPPoE on the outside.

Author Comment

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sweet that worked! Thanks!

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