Re: hotplug and ifup
At Sat, 20 Mar 2004 22:06:44 +0100,
Thomas Hood wrote:
> At Sat, 20 Mar 2004 14:37:45, Fumitoshi UKAI wrote:
> > ... the latest version of hotplug ... finds pci devices at
> > boot time, so if you configure to use "mapping hotplug" in
> > /etc/network/interfaces, /etc/rcS.d/S39hotplug will load
> > kernel drivers and will bring network interfaces up with
> > "ifup ethN=hotplug".
> Too bad networking is only initialized at S40!
> This bug didn't exist when hotplug used the /etc/nohotplug
> mechanism to delay the processing of hotplug events at boot.
> Now that that mechanism has been eliminated, the bug would
> seem to be back. Or is the race rectified in some other way?