> crazy. So my question: Does anyone know if there's an ip route command to
> make the Bcast field show up as the correct value,
Yes, that one which is described in manual (and equivalent to corresponding
ifconfig eth0:tra-ta-ta 10.x.y.z etc.
> or is there a better
> way for heartbeat to get the broadcast address?
Well, yes. Initialize ifreq with right address, for instance.
Probably, your program has the same problem, which is in net-tools package.
> That command gives me the correct broadcast address in the brd field.