Print a single route to a destination and its contents exactly as the kernel sees it

ip route get dest_ip
Useful to determine the source_ip of outgoing packages to a certain destination
Sample Output
# ip route get 10.112.34.254
10.112.34.254 dev eth0  src 10.112.34.162
    cache  mtu 1500 advmss 1460 hoplimit 64

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By: miguelcnf
2012-08-08 17:19:16

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