Subject: Re: standards/5645: No answer from
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 06/24/1998 23:47:52
>> > Any request to gets no response.
>> If this weird routing is desired, one should be able to do the 
>> following in /etc/netstart (*):
>> 	ifconfig lo0 alias
>> 	route add -inet -host -iface lo0
>Just a suggestion (that I haven't got a chance to try at the
>moment) - can this be done using a second loopback interface?

i thought the complaint was that it no longer worked after it had for
a log time, and was, indeed, expected to work.  imho, coming up with a
kluge to replace it is not really the correct answer.

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