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Re: hotplugging /e/n/i "auto" interfaces

On Thu, 2004-04-08 at 17:54, Per Olofsson wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 08, 2004 at 09:36 -0400, Dan Christensen wrote:
> > Huh?  Isn't the whole point of hotplug to notice hardware that gets
> > physically added to the system?  So they wouldn't have been present at
> > boot time.
> If an interface is not present at boot time, /etc/init.d/networking
> will still bring it up at boot time if you have marked it auto. It
> will of course fail, but the interface will still be listed in
> /etc/network/ifstate so that hotplug can't bring it up later.

Not any more with ifupdown 0.6.4-4.7 that has been uploadad recently.


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