Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: matthew green <email@example.com>
From: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/12/2001 11:09:24
matthew green wrote:
> > does this mean i can no longer safely run:
> > ifconfig `cat /etc/ifconfig.xxx`
> > ? if so, that's a lose.
> Well, you couldn't always do so before either... my ifconfig.* files have
> two lines, one for IPv4, and one for IPv6.
> ah, so we began losing with ipv6 i guess. oh well, i'll just have to get
> out of that habit :-(
Sounds like we almost need the equivalent of a
/etc/rc.d/ifconfig start <interface>
or something (a subset of netstart)...
Simon Burge <email@example.com>
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