CFT: new trunk(4)

Oliver Fromme olli at
Fri Apr 13 15:27:10 UTC 2007

Christian Brueffer wrote:
 > Andrew Thompson wrote:
 > > I can see this topic coming up again so it could save some time to
 > > rename the driver now. It would mean that we lose the naming link to the
 > > same driver in OpenBSD but you cant win em all.
 > > 
 > > Some names that have been suggested are:
 > > 
 > > linkag(4)
 > > agr(4)
 > > bond(4)   <- same as linux
 > agr(4) as I understand it sounds very restrictive to me considering the
 > different modes trunk(4) supports.  I'd prefer bond(4) (also a great
 > opportunaty to add some 007 jokes to the manpage :-P).

Personally I also prefer bond(4).  However, _if_ you choose
agr(4), please spell it correctly as aggr(4) ("aggregation").

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