Subject: Re: ifconfig alias routing problems...
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Herb Peyerl <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/17/1995 13:36:02
Peter Seebach <>  wrote:
 > I have an interface (le0) configured as  I then
 > ifconfig le0 alias
 > ...This seems fine.  I can't ping the address .9, but

I've noticed this with a machine I have serving N web-domains.  It can't
see any of its aliases even though the rest of the world can.

 > route add localhost
 > fixes that.

That seems like the wrong answer... I suspect you'd get all kinds of 
weirdness happening as a result of that.

There's an owie in there somewhere. I've just not had the inclination
to make it better.