Subject: Re: cloning network interfaces
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/02/2001 14:41:14
On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 07:01:48PM +0900, email@example.com wrote:
> for 1.5.1, how far do we want to pullup? it seems that if_gif.c
> do not support "ifconfig create" yet. (i was wrong that i updated
> IPv6 FAQ in htdocs/Documentation/network/ipv6)
> if_vlan.c seem to support "create" okay.
if_gif isn't the only one, I think there are others (like ppp) too.
I asked for cloning support to be pulled up, because it makes pullup of
of if_vlan easier (and so less error-prone). I'm not sure we want to touch
working code just for this. It's a cool feature but we can live without
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr