[klibc] problems with ipconfig command (static config without interface configures "lo")

Olaf Hering olh at suse.de
Tue Aug 31 11:31:37 PDT 2004

 On Sun, Aug 29, Dirk von Suchodoletz wrote:

> Hi!! I just downloaded and tested the most recent version of klibc (170) 
> ... The problem of wrong interface configuration persists. If I do not
> specify "ipconfig -c none $ip::eth0" ("::eth0" is needed for the ip= 
> commandline entry made by PXElinux or ":eth0" for etherboot) the loopback 
> interface is taken - which is not the optimal choice for LAN :-))
> Any hints or should I stick to the line mentioned above and count the ":" 
> for proper choice of line for either PXE or etherboot?

I just realized last friday that :none$ is required for static IP.
Will fix...

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