v A Default Route (also known as the gateway of last resort) is a special type of static route.
v Where a static route specifies a path a router should use to reach a specific destination, a default route specifies a path the router should use if it doesn’t know how to reach the destination.
v Default Route is the network route used by a router
when there is no other known route exists for a given IP datagram’s destination address.
All the IP datagrams with unknown destination address are sent to the default route.
Posted Date:- 2021-09-30 02:12:28