I'm resending this after correcting the date on
* Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2010 03:47:55 +0100 Vincent Lefevre wrote,
> The ifconfig command
> is said to be deprecated in favour of iproute ...
Curious. The Squeeze installer, or Lenny at least,
still creates /etc/network/interfaces doesn't it?
And this file is cited in ifconfig.man but not in
If we are willing to take deprecation of ifconfig
seriously, how should something in the iproute
package be directed to configure the interfaces?
Thanks, ... Peter E.
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