Subject: Re: ifconfig alias trouble
To: Scott Drassinower <>
From: Tom Samplonius <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/10/1995 22:19:47
On Tue, 9 May 1995, Scott Drassinower wrote:

> 	Has anyone else experienced trouble getting packets to other subnets 
> on the same network after using ifconfig alias with netbsd-1.0?  Everything 
> runs fine for a while (an hour or so), and then 2 out of 4 subnets become 
> unreachable.  The only way to solve this is a reboot.  Is this a known 
> problem, or a problem with the way I am running ifconfig 
> (ifconfig ed2 newmachinename alias)?
> 	I suspect this is a bug because it is easily reproducible, and 
> happens after about the period of time