Subject: Re: 1.0A upgrade *strangeness*
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg Earle <earle@isolar.Tujunga.CA.US>
Date: 12/03/1994 17:53:39
> Michael Richardson writes:
>> Was the corefile from hostname called /etc/hostname.core?
>> If so, netstart would have tried to read it and ifconfig the
>> interface "core" up, with the contents of the file.
> Oh dear oh dear ... That's *really* evil. ;-)
> I'll bet that's it too, I did rm that useless corefile. Ten points to you,
> sir. Wonder why it dumped in the first place ...
set -- `echo /etc/hostname*`
Does anyone know of any NetBSD interface that *isn't* numbered?
Otherwise /etc/netstart could just use
set -- `echo /etc/hostname.*[0-9]`