Subject: Re: Non-existant interfaces and "ifconfig.foo" files.
From: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/11/2002 01:04:35
In message <200202110653.g1B6rFF15084@guild.plethora.net>, Peter Seebach writes
>I was actually wrong about the symptoms. In fact, it hangs every time the
>autoconfig runs. I put 'set -x' in /etc/netstart, and "ifconfig fxp0 [addr]"
>is the last thing it says; then it hangs.
>This is odd, because doing it manually at the prompt doesn't. I'll kick it
>a bit more
Kicked and kicked, can't make head nor tail of it. If I boot single-user,
mount /, /usr, and /var, and then exit the single user shell, the system comes
up fine. If I just boot multi-user, the system hangs on the ifconfig.