Subject: Re: /etc/ enhancement
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/11/2001 08:28:46
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 07:44:05PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:

 > 	the attached patch will allow two things in /etc/ifconfig.*:
 > 	- allow comments started by "#"
 > 	- allow command invocation started by "!"

I think it's seriously cool.  I wouldn't mind if it replaced the
dhclient rc.d script, in fact.

Perhaps we could have an rc.subr function that did the
processing, so that a program that catches an event can run a script
that invokes for a particular interface?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>