Subject: Re: standards/5645: No answer from 0.0.0.0
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 06/24/1998 23:47:52
>> > Any request to 0.0.0.0 gets no response.
>> If this weird routing is desired, one should be able to do the
>> following in /etc/netstart (*):
>> ifconfig lo0 alias 0.0.0.0
>> route add -inet -host 0.0.0.0 -iface lo0
>Just a suggestion (that I haven't got a chance to try at the
>moment) - can this be done using a second loopback interface?
i thought the complaint was that it no longer worked after it had for
a log time, and was, indeed, expected to work. imho, coming up with a
kluge to replace it is not really the correct answer.
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