Subject: Re: How to detect net cable plug-in
To: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/14/2003 18:19:52
> The problem is that link status is not really one of the exported
> attributes of net interfaces

Something like it must be; ifconfig prints things like "no carrier"
when there's no carrier - it has to get that from somewhere....

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