Desired behaviour of "ifconfig -alias"
brooks at FreeBSD.ORG
Mon Feb 12 16:36:54 UTC 2007
On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 05:22:22PM +0100, Oliver Fromme wrote:
> Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> > Oliver Fromme wrote:
> > FWIW, I still use alias/-alias. Mainly because that's what has
> > existed historically, and the term "alias" is what is used in
> > reference to rc.conf ifconfig_iface_aliasX entries.
> Maybe it would make sense to remove "alias" from the rc.conf
> entries and simply number them.
ipv4_addrs_<interface> is a much better replacement IMO. It's easy to
use and doesn't required the hackish pseudo array traversal used by
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