Bug#406108: Busybox ifconfig should allow setting the MAC address
On Tue, Jan 09, 2007 at 10:12:59AM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
: No, it should not. Memory is valuable in the installer environment and
: having ping does not add anything. As Geert already explained, you can
: use wget instead for basic connection testing.
Not if the next router doesn't run any TCP services,
and you need to test the connection to the next router.
Claus Fischer <email@example.com>