svn commit: r193199 - head/etc

Brian Somers brian at
Tue Jun 2 07:50:09 UTC 2009

On Mon, 01 Jun 2009 15:34:12 +0100 Bruce Simpson <bms at> wrote:
> Doug Barton wrote:
> > Log:
> >   Eliminate the warning that "Values of network_interfaces other than
> >   AUTO are deprecated.' There is no good reason to deprecate them, and
> >   setting this to different values can be useful for custom solutions
> >   and/or one-off configuration problems.
> >   
> Thanks, I wasn't sure what the alternative to this functionality was 
> going to be, and was relying on this mechanism for a product.

+1 - I rely on it to handle renamed interfaces properly (ifconfig -l
gives different answers before and after the rename(s)).

Brian Somers                                          <brian at>
Don't _EVER_ lose your sense of humour !               <brian at>

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