Subject: misc/6880: netintro(4) is incomplete
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/26/1999 07:47:26
>Number:         6880
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       netintro(4) is incomplete
>Confidential:   yes
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people (Misc Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Jan 25 23:50:00 1999
>Originator:     Jens A Nilsson
mvh Jens
>Release:        1.3I
System: NetBSD subzero 1.3I NetBSD 1.3I (SUBZERO) #2: Sat Dec 5 00:41:01 CET 1998 jens@subzero:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/SUBZERO i386

	A description of SIOCGIFALIAS should be here.
The text added could be something like:
This request provides means to get additional addresses together
with netmask and broadcast/destination from an interface. It also
uses the if_aliasreq structure.

Maybe some table should be added a la Stevens, Unix Network Programming
Vol 1 Second Edition, page 427.