Subject: Re: mutating IPv4 aliases on NetBSD 2 systems
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.org>
From: Jukka Salmi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/26/2006 18:30:58
David Young --> tech-net (2006-02-25 01:26:27 -0600):
> I have seen dhclient cause "aliases" and non-"aliases" to "rotate" in
> this way. I suspect '/etc/rc.d/network restart' could also rotate them.
> Others have already described how BSD's aliases are deficient....
I don't run dhclient on the systems in question, and the `network' rc
script was not run after startup.
$ ((RANDOM%6)) || rm -rf ~