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Bug#115018: patch for pointopoint configuration for s390

On Tue, Oct 09, 2001 at 04:11:14PM +0200, Gerhard Tonn wrote:
> s390 needs for 3 different types of network interfaces a pointopoint setup, 
> which is currently not supported. Attached is a patch, that implements it. 
> Dependent on a has_pointopoint setting, which is currently only enabled by 
> s390, netmask is set to and the user is prompted for a peer 
> configuration, which is also used as gateway. Finally pointopoint setup is 
> written to /etc/network/interfaces. Since it is currently only enabled for 
> s390 we need only a documentation change for s390 as well that is being 
> worked on.

If anyone is interested, this is almost sufficient to support PLIP
installs.  I think the only remaining step is to set has_pointopoint
if the netdevice is plip[0-9]*.


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