Subject: bin/13641: ifconfig ... alias ... delete should warn/error
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/06/2001 13:56:37
>Number:         13641
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       ifconfig ... alias ... delete should warn/error
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Aug 06 05:53:00 PDT 2001
>Originator:     Nick Hudson
>Release:        NetBSD 1.5.1
System: NetBSD nthcliff 1.5.1 NetBSD 1.5.1 (GENERIC) #1: Sat Jun 30 19:51:55 BST 2001 nick@nthcliff:/dsk/NetBSD/NetBSD-1.5/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/GENERIC i386

	ifconfig ... alias ... delete should warn the user that it doesn't actually
	delete an alias as the user might expect it to.
	Add ip address and alias. Try to delete alias with command of form

	ifconfig ... alias ... delete

	watch it delete your real ip address.