Re: IP_ALIAS bug in 2.2.x

From: Philip Blundell (
Date: Sat May 27 2000 - 13:40:43 EST

>The current work around I have is to add a test to the ifconfig code
>that stops it choosing an AF_INET6 socket if it can avoid it. This will
>be in the next test cycle for the net-tools, I understand.

Please try <>.

This doesn't actually include your patch, but it does have a hack to try to
avoid using a non-INET socket to down an aliased interface. I'd be interested
to hear both good and bad feedback.


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