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Re: Which bootup script brings up interface 'lo'

On Tue, Apr 24, 2001 at 06:46:03PM +0100, Chris Howells wrote:
> I'm trying to work out where interface 'lo' is brought up on potato.
> I've grepped through /etc, but can't see any references to 'ifconfig'.

/etc/init.d/networking uses `ifup -a` to bring up all interfaces.
They are defined in /etc/network/interfaces, which (on my system, at
least) starts off with

# The loopback interface
iface lo inet loopback

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