Subject: Re: mutating IPv4 aliases on NetBSD 2 systems
To: None <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/24/2006 21:59:23
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 03:54:40PM -0500, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> If you got such an example from the FreeBSD handbook, it's quite simply
> wrong. You should tell the maintainers so they can fix it.
> You can configure additional host addresses on lo0 with a /32 netmask
> if you wish.
Please be careful when speaking about other systems. Configuring the
aliases with /32 on the target interface is the correct way for FreeBSD.
Configuring them on lo0 does *not* work on FreeBSD.