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Routing Problem

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HI

I have Nortel passboard 8006 which does my routing 9 different vlans are setup.
Vlan 1 runs on ip range 192.168.0.0 /24 and default gateway is 192.168.0.99 but today I had to add a router to network which is also has ip  of 192.168.0.10 so how can I rout all traffic to 192.168.0.99 and 192.168.0.10
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What are you trying to do?  Why do you want two routers?  Are you after resiliency?  Or does one of the routers route traffic for a network the other router cannot see?

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O.K basically our Nortel passboard 8006 has different vlans
On vlan 1 a router has been added which goes to another network my l pc's on valn 1 has a default gateway of 192.168.0.99 which is vlan 1 ip which routes traffic into network  but traffic also need to be forward to router 192.168.0.10  
please explain
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I was going to ask the same thing!  ;)

Can I assume:

Your PC --> VLAN1 --> RouterA --> Other VLANs

Your PC --> VLAN1 --> RouterB --> ?

Do routers A and B route to different networks?


Your PC --> VLAN1 --> RouterA --> 192.168.1.0/24
                                                       192.168.2.0/24
                                                       192.168.3.0/24

Your PC --> VLAN1 --> RouterB --> 192.168.4.0/24
                                                       192.168.5.0/24
                                                       192.168.6.0/24

If so are you simply asking how to set up your PC with static routes so it knows that: 192.168.1.0/24, 192.168.2.0/24 and 192.168.3.0/24 should be accessed through RouterA via the gateway 192.168.0.99 and the networks 192.168.4.0/24, 192.168.5.0/24 and 192.168.6.0/24 should be accessed through RouterB via the gateway 192.168.0.10?




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Tried static routes as you mentioned works with window servers but one problem is with IBM server runs funny software so how can I tell my vlans 1 default gateway to route specific traffic to ip 192.168.0.10 which is the router
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There doesn't seem to be a lot of information on the Nortel passboard 8006.  I am not sure I can assist.

What is the "funny software"?
You can turn on a routing protocol like RIP on the 8600 and the new router on their 192.168.0.X interfaces. That way the two routers will exchange routing information for the networks they are the best path for. Either one can be the default gateway for devices on that subnet.

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added static routes on passboard
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