Adding new IP's without reboot?
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Wed Nov 26 16:41:37 PST 2003
On Wed, 26 Nov 2003 19:32:54 -0500
"Ben Dover" <nuckingfutsto at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to add new IPs to a FreeBSD 4.9 or 5.1 box without
> rebooting. I add them to /etc/rc.conf but they are not effective until a
> reboot. There are some webhosting assistant programs which allow instant
> use of IPs with *nix and I was hoping there was a way to do this in FBSD.
Look into ifconfig. Webmin will also handle it. ifconfig the program used for
manipulating network interfaces. The man on it useful.
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