Subject: Re: An approach for detachable interfaces.
To: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com>
Date: 11/06/1999 16:22:05
Bill Sommerfeld writes:
> i've got some scripts to stop/restart them.
For some inexplicable reason, I only run my "kill 'em all and let
init() sort it out" script when I go on-battery and off-battery.
> i've been sorely tempted at various points to teach some of htem how
> to listen ot the routing socket to notice when ifaddrs get added and
I have often joked that unix needs a SIGWINCH-like signal for
interface address changes. Having ever daemon that listen to the
routing socket seems like a better abstraction.
Wolfgang Rupprecht <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.wsrcc.com/wolfgang/
DGPS signals via the Internet http://www.wsrcc.com/wolfgang/gps/dgps-ip.html