FreeBSD-11.2 routing and networks

Andrea Venturoli ml at
Tue Jan 8 07:02:27 UTC 2019

On 1/7/19 9:11 PM, John Johnstone wrote:

> But if you were logged in remotely with IP routing taking place between 
> you and your box via your default gateway, as soon as you change your 
> IP, you'll orphan yourself because your box has no way to reach you 
> because your default gateway is gone.

Usually I run these commands inside a screen session.

I run "ifconfig ... ; route add ...", lose the ssh connection, ssh into 
the box again and resume screen.


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