Subject: Re: An approach for detachable interfaces.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 11/06/1999 06:31:44
In article <199911051924.TAA26678@orchard.arlington.ma.us>,
Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>If you disconnect an interface and leave it disconnected permanently,
>the "blackholed" interfaces will hang around forever, but that doesn't
>seem like a particuarly problematic behavior in normal use (where one
>is switching among a small, but limited, set of interfaces -- for
>instance, a modem card, an ethernet card, and a wireless network
there should be a call though to permanently flush the interface state,
deleting the blackhole...