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Re: ifaliases and netstat

>I thought I understood how ifaliases worked. Try as I might I can't get
>beyond a SIOCTL error when I attempt it. On one box (Feb -current) I tried
>it and it went bonkers. Instead of aliasing the interface it thought the
>primary ip for that interface was itself, but with a twist. It made the IP
>address 1 greater than what I told it. eg) 170 became 171.
>On a different box (2.3 release but not a fresh install) netstat -a hangs
>after it get's thru listing the ports open by inetd. (yes brand new kernel)
>Does anyone have some ideas?

What ifconfig command did you type?

Aaron Jackson		jackson@msrce.howard.edu