Bill Moran wmoran at
Wed Jun 18 07:02:53 PDT 2003

Shantanu Mahajan wrote:
> +-- Jaime [freebsd] [17-06-03 19:42 -0400]:
> | On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, Bryan W. Maxwell wrote:
> | > Im trying to set up my home system as, but somehow the local
> | > loop lo0 is still on
> | 
> | 	This is by definition.  lo0 shouldn't ever be anything but
> |  
> 	lo0 can be anything between and

I don't want to argue the fine points of IP protocol.

The _point_ is that if you read the original poster's message, he's
not yet at a level of understanding where he should be changing the
IP of his loopback device.

Let's not throw the entire pile of RFCs at him all at once.

Bill Moran
Potential Technologies

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