cvs commit: src/etc network.subr src/etc/defaults rc.conf src/share/man/man5 rc.conf.5

Anton Yuzhaninov citrin at
Thu Apr 13 07:53:20 UTC 2006

Hello Brooks,

You wrote on Thursday, April 13, 2006, 10:50:47 AM:

BD>   Modified files:
BD>     etc                  network.subr 
BD>     etc/defaults         rc.conf 
BD>     share/man/man5       rc.conf.5 
BD>   Log:
BD>   Commit the various network interface configutation updates I've been
BD>   working on.
BD>     1) Make it possible to configure interfaces with certain characters in
BD>        their names that aren't valid in shell variables.  Currently supported
BD>        characters are ".-/+".  They are converted into '_' characters.

Is it mean, that now possible to write in rc.conf


instead of writing in /etc/start_if.fxp0

/sbin/ifconfig fxp0.10 create
/sbin/ifconfig fxp0.10 inet



 Anton Yuzhaninov.

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