kern/72263: gifconfig output corruption

Brooks Davis brooks at
Thu Oct 7 13:18:00 PDT 2004

On Thu, Oct 07, 2004 at 09:56:49PM +0200, Jonas Nagel wrote:
> Ok, I got news on this:
> I saw that it works ok when doing the configuration manually, but it
> wont work with the following entries in rc.conf:
> gif_interfaces="gif0"
> gifconfig_gif0=""
> ifconfig_gif0="inet netmask 0xffffff00"
> (IP's given are examples)
> Any ideas on that? I double checked that with the handbook/man pages and
> it all *should* work this way. But it doesn't for some reason.

Adding those lines to rc.conf on a maching running 4.10-RELEASE with a
few patchs unrelated to gif(4) works for me.  Is gif in your kernel or
loaded as a module?  What's your kernel config look like?

-- Brooks

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