Subject: Re: ifconfig -h patch
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Rui Paulo <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 08/10/2005 12:22:15
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On 2005.08.09 11:00:40 +0000, Jason Thorpe wrote:
| On Aug 9, 2005, at 8:01 AM, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
| >On Tue, 9 Aug 2005, Rui Paulo wrote:
| >>| The following small patch adds the '-h' option to ifconfig(8).
| >>I plan to commit it this Thursday, if no one stops me.
| >
| >Maybe ask on tech-net@ as ifconfig's pretty much related to network.
| >Personally, I wouldn't touch core tools like ifconfig w/o someone =20
| >nodding the changes ok. No idea who's our ifconfig-guru, maybe ask =20
| >Jason?
| It looks OK to me, I guess.  I don't particularly like adding all =20
| these extra options for silly things like "show in M or G", but =20
| that's just me :-)

I'm just adding one new option, -h, that will convert the number automagica=
to a proper multiple. I'm not adding -k, -m, -g, etc.

		-- Rui Paulo

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