Subject: Re: install/11880 (Was: Bug in sysinstall w/ ethernet?)
To: Thorsten Jens <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: port-vax
Date: 01/11/2001 14:26:13
	This looks like a similar problem to PR 11880.

	Its definitely a bug

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Tue, 9 Jan 2001, Thorsten Jens wrote:

> I installed 1.5 on my VAXserver some days ago, and came across what
> might be a bug in the installation script.
> I did an ftpinstall from my linux machine, le0 is initialized
> correctly and everything works fine. But when rebooting, I found
> that /etc/ifconfig.le0 says:
> netmask 0xff000000 media eth
> This gives an error, something like "wrong media subtype: eth".
> Deleting everything after the netmask makes the interface come up
> correctly.
> Is this a bug in the setup script?
> Thorsten