em device hangs on ifconfig alias ...
mike at sentex.net
Mon Jul 10 04:00:36 UTC 2006
At 01:20 PM 08/07/2006, Ruslan Ermilov wrote:
> > Ah, I see. Thanks for the insight.
> > How about the attached patch?
>I've been working on this problem for Mike Tancsa about a year ago,
>and my fix was naive. I ended up not committing it because I found
>that it broke something else, but I don't remember what exactly now.
>Ahh, I seem to remember now -- setting a different MAC address was
>not programmed into a hardware with my patch applied.
For my uses, this was a non issue. Having STP block for 20 seconds
because I add or remove an alias made it kind of a non issue.
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