Bug#136384: boot-floppies: routing is not automagically set up, when net-installing with plip
Philip Blundell wrote on Sat Mar 02, 2002 um 10:54:01AM:
> > This fill fix the latter problem for sure. I don't know if we
> > will still need to call route, though.
> No, the kernel should take care of that.
On Ethernet devices, maybe, but for Point-to-Point connection we need
exact settings of the peer host.
If Bill Gates had a dime for every time a Windows box crashed...
...Oh, wait a minute, he already does.