Subject: Re: Attack of the clones: turning sl*, strip*, ppp* into cloners.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Richardson <email@example.com>
Date: 02/27/2002 18:08:29
>>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Andrew> that said, adding such a facility for automatic pre-creation of
Andrew> cloning interfaces ought not to be very hard.
>> Yes, it would be good to do that for awhile so that people aren't confused.
>> ("How come I do not have any PPP devices. Look, I compiled them into the
Andrew> i suppose it's too much to ask that someone read the man page for ppp?
Yes, it is in this case.
They read the man page two years ago. "ifconfig -a" confirmed that they had
ppp devices at the time.
It is reasonable to expect RELEASE notes to be really clear about this
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