Re: network hopping tricks: an unsolicited plug for ifupdown-roaming
On Thu, 2003-06-05 at 09:58, David Goodenough wrote:
> I am not at all sure I understand what you mean that whereami
> and ifupdown are incompatible. I use them both on my machine
> all the time.
ifupdown assumes that it is in charge of configuring
interfaces. If someone else adjusts interface settings
then ifupdown gets confused. Whereami does so: it
adjusts interface settings to do its probing but does
not restore the settings afterward.
Thomas Hood <firstname.lastname@example.org>