Subject: Re: A possible way of handling variant/common devices
To: Mike Long <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/31/1997 16:23:35
Mike Long <> writes:

> Well after Jason's addition of -l to ifconfig you can just use
> lan0=`ifconfig -l |head`
> (or something like that), which is a heck of a lot easier than mucking
> with the kernel.

I wonder if there should be an "ifconfig -l -t ethernet" or something,
so one could list interfaces only of a certain type?