Subject: Re: An approach for detachable interfaces.
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 11/06/1999 06:31:44
In article <>,
Bill Sommerfeld <> 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...