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If the match is successful, the route-map will then apply the set command, which overrides any routing table information and sends the packet to the next-hop router, Note that this next-hop router must be on a directly connected network because the router will bypass its routing table when it forwards these packets. If the next hop address is not part of a directly connected subnet, the router can’t route the packet because it has already bypassed the routing table in its decision process.


Cover of Cisco IOS Cookbook, 2nd Edition


Poilicy-based routing limitation