binding on not working after upgrade to 7.3

Mykola Dzham i at
Fri Apr 9 21:05:01 UTC 2010

 Mikhail T. wrote:
> Jeremy Chadwick написав(ла):
> > Check ifconfig -a and make sure lo0 appears / has a correct IP address,
> > and the interface is up.
> >   
> You are right, it is not up:
>     lo0: flags=8008<LOOPBACK,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 16384
> Manually running `ifconfig lo0' fixed the problem for the time
> being...
> But why? What changed so significantly in the last few month, that lo0
> broke, of all things? :-)

Have you network_interfaces variable in /etc/rc.conf with manually
enumerated interfaces list (and without lo0 in this list)? Don't do
that, just remove this line.

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