Subject: Re: default route going away...
To: None <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Alan DeKok <email@example.com>
Date: 12/20/2003 10:31:44
"Steven M. Bellovin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hmm.... It's not an authentication issue -- I don't run EAP in my
> house -- but I see your point. But you raise an interesting
> architectural point: how to manage non-static connectivity.
On Linux systems, there are scripts which run when an interface goes
up or down. e.g. ifup-eth0: start a dhcp client. ifdown-eth0: kill
the dhcp client.
>. .. I'd love to be able to do something similar on NetBSD,
>including caching authentication credentials if possible and
I don't think it's hard to do, it's just that I don't know if it's
been done yet in NetBSD.