Possible regression in ifconfig under7.0 - removes validdefault
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Mon Nov 17 14:23:46 PST 2008
Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> Summary: confirmed. Above two tests show that even if changing the IP
> to something else within the same network block, the default route is
> removed and not put back.
> This is pretty major, if you ask me.
I've encountered similar issues before, and typically just added ";
/etc/rc.d/routing restart" or "&& /etc/rc.d/routing restart" after the
ifconfig statement just to be safe.
Typically I had adjusted rc.conf, then used "/etc/rc.d/netif restart;
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