Community discussions

MUM Europe 2020
 
nightstar
Frequent Visitor
Frequent Visitor
Topic Author
Posts: 62
Joined: Sun Jun 29, 2008 12:28 am

Why mark routing?

Wed Sep 03, 2008 5:09 pm

Hi!

I need to know what is use of mark routing in ip-firewall-mangle on RouterOS?
what can be done with this option?

Thanks again! :D
I' l do my best, i promise you that!
 
User avatar
JJCinAZ
Member
Member
Posts: 473
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2004 8:03 am
Location: Tucson, AZ
Contact:

Re: Why mark routing?

Wed Sep 03, 2008 6:05 pm

It's used to implement policy routing whereby you can have the router use different routing tables based on anything you can match in a mangle rule. For example, you could have SMTP traffic use a default router different from that of other traffic. Refer to the manual for examples.
 
User avatar
Equis
Forum Veteran
Forum Veteran
Posts: 888
Joined: Mon Jun 06, 2005 6:48 am

Re: Why mark routing?

Thu Sep 04, 2008 4:08 am

I mark the connection then mark routing to send all http traffic via a different modem.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: MSN [Bot] and 26 guests