em(4) device still 'freezes' on latset CVSup'd 6.x ...

Steven Hartland killing at multiplay.co.uk
Wed May 3 23:34:40 UTC 2006

Marc G. Fournier wrote:
> I just upgraded one of my old 4.x server to 6.x, and the one annoying
> problem that I've experienced with 4.x persists in 6.x ...
> ... when you ifconfig alias a new IP onto an em(4) device, the tcp/ip
> stack (I'm guessing) hangs for a period of time, while my 6.x/bge0
> servers don't hang at all, they just alias ...

You know I noticed that last night, just thought I was being stupid.


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