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Re: no route for lo interface!!

On Thu, Feb 25, 1999 at 12:55:19AM +0100, Ferenc Kiraly wrote:
> 	Hi!
> I've just upgraded my kernel to 2.2.1. Now I cannot
> add a route for the loopback interface:
> fire:~# route add -net dev lo
> SIOCADDRT: Invalid argument

The 2.2.x kernels require that you specify the netmask when you add a
route... 2.0.x would use a default value if it was not explicitly given.
Try replacing the above with:

     route add -net netmask dev lo

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