Subject: Re: 1.0A upgrade *strangeness*
To: None <>
From: Greg Earle <earle@isolar.Tujunga.CA.US>
List: current-users
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 ...

Hmmn ...

    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]`

instead ...

	- Greg