Re: interfaces, mapping, etc
At 22:24 -0400 25 Jul 2002, Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> So -- ifupdown already ignores fields with names it doesn't know. Just
> make it set all such fields in the environemnt when running the various
> if-up.* scripts, and the up, pre-up, down, and post-down commands.
It already does this. For the env variable name the field name is
converted to uppercase and prefixed with IF_ . The wireless-tools and
bridge-utils packages already include scripts that make use of this.
Aaron Schrab email@example.com http://www.schrab.com/aaron/
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