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Re: ifconfig v2

>> [...] unless you also propose to break noncontiguous netmasks
>> completely [...]
> Breaking noncontiguous netmasks sounds like a good idea to me.

Why?  What harm are they doing that outweighs (to you) breaking an
occasionally useful (if little-used) facility that's been there pretty
much since day one?

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