Subject: Re: Non-existant interfaces and "ifconfig.foo" files.
To: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
From: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/11/2002 07:35:24
> thing. The interface in question was, of course, a card I'd forgotten to put
> in my stripped kernel config.
Do you have auto_ifconfig set to YES or net_interfaces set to a static list?
It works fine in the former case (great for laptops with varying pcmcia cards
pluged in), but /etc/netstart does not check existence of hard wired interfaces