misc/88974: autoconfigured vlans confuse rc.d/netif

Andrew Thompson thompsa at FreeBSD.org
Sun Nov 13 20:10:17 PST 2005

>Number:         88974
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       autoconfigured vlans confuse rc.d/netif
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Nov 14 04:10:16 GMT 2005
>Originator:     Andrew Thompson
>Release:        FreeBSD 6.0-RELEASE i386
System: FreeBSD heff.fud.org.nz 6.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 6.0-RELEASE #0: Thu Nov 3 09:36:13 UTC 2005 root at x64.samsco.home:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386


If any autoconfigured vlans exist then rc.d/netif will spew out errors and fail
to reload the settings.

[root at dev]# ifconfig xl0.10 create   
[root at dev]# /etc/rc.d/netif restart
Stopping network:eval: 1: Syntax error: Bad substitution
ifconfig: up.10_alias0: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias1: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias2: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias3: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias4: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias5: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias6: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias7: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias8: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias9: bad value
ifconfig: up.10_alias10: bad value




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