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I'm trying to set up a Dell PowerConnect 5524 switch. I have 5 vlans running on it. Each being also at the same time a seperate subnet. Now I'd like to add all vlans to the ipv4 routing table as route type local, but that's not an option when creating a new one. But somehow while configuring (and the I don't know what it was), two of the vlans managed to be in the routing table as local.

EDIT: The routing functionality is part of the software that runs on the switch.

How can I add the other ones?

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could you elaborate further? does the switch do routing, or is there a dedicated router? –  MichelZ Jul 18 '12 at 10:37
You need to configure ip address on the vlan in routing section to have it in routing table. –  Andrew Smith Jul 18 '12 at 12:40
@AndrewSmith that's what I'd like to do, but I don't know where. In Routing Section, it asks for "destination prefix", "prefix length" "next hop" and "route type". Since it's local, I'd like to leave next hop empty, but it doesn't allow it, which is coherent with the fact, that I can't choose "local" for "route type". (options are "remote" and "reject"). Now, there are some, but two vlans are configured exactly like that, with empty next hop and local as route type. So how did they get configured like that? Where can I do that? –  user857990 Jul 18 '12 at 13:10

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