Subject: Re: ifmedia change
To: Johan Danielsson <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/20/2001 11:43:30
On Tue, Feb 20, 2001 at 08:14:36PM +0100, Johan Danielsson wrote:

 > If you do `ifconfig foo0 auto' when foo0 doesn't do auto you get a
 > `Device not configured' error, which isn't very obvious.
 > The following would change it to `Invalid argument', which is more
 > helpful. Another way would be to make ifconfig recognise this case.
 > Any comments on this?

That would be fine with me.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>