Subject: Re: netstat -i in /etc/daily
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/18/2000 10:56:35
On Tue, Jan 18, 2000 at 02:03:27AM -0500, email@example.com wrote:
> That aside, why repeat this info at all?
> Is there ever any case where the address will not be part of the network (at
> least in IPv? Why not just this:
> Name Mtu Network &&/|| Address Ipkts Ierrs Opkts Oerrs Colls
> sm1 1500 <Link> 00:00:86:05:80:fa 2358 0 2581 0 38
> sm1 1500 fe80:1::200:86ff:fe05:80fa/64 2358 0 2581 0 38
For IPv6, this sounds ok.
For IPv4, there are some people out there who use (or at least used)
But then, the old nestat also didn't provide this information, so it
doesn't really matter.
* Progress (n.): The process through which Usenet has evolved from
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