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SETFIB(1)               FreeBSD General Commands Manual              SETFIB(1)

NAME
     setfib - execute a utility with an altered default network view

SYNOPSIS
     setfib [-F] fib utility [argument ...]

DESCRIPTION
     The setfib utility runs utility with an different routing table.  The
     table number ``fib'' will be used by default for all sockets started by
     this process or descendents.

ENVIRONMENT
     The PATH environment variable is used to locate the requested utility if
     the name contains no `/' characters.

EXIT STATUS
     If utility is invoked, the exit status of setfib is the exit status of
     utility.

     An exit status of 126 indicates utility was found, but could not be
     executed.  An exit status of 127 indicates utility could not be found.

EXAMPLES
     Execute utility `netstat' to view the second routing table.

           setfib -F 1 netstat -rn
     or
           setfib 1 netstat -rn
     or
           setfib -1 netstat -rn

SEE ALSO
     setfib(2), setsockopt(2)

STANDARDS
     The setfib utility is a FreeBSD specific extension, however many UNIX
     like systems have an equivalent function.

HISTORY
     The setfib utility appeared in FreeBSD 7.1.

FreeBSD 11.0-PRERELEASE          April 9, 2008         FreeBSD 11.0-PRERELEASE

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