Subject: Re: Ifconfig
To: None <tech-userlevel@NetBSD.org>
From: Bernd Ernesti <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/02/2006 19:14:17
On Mon, Mar 27, 2006 at 08:15:08PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> > Running ifconfig
> > without any arguments is a convenient, easy, and cheap way to get a
> > reminder of what its flags are.
> It's a valid enough reservation, but I think a more conventional -\?
> or -h will do the same, less surprisingly to many users.
If -h is used in conjunction with -v, the byte statistics
will be printed in "human-readable" format.
And no, please no -\? options.
IMHO the current behaviour should stay as it is.