[quagga-dev 1410] Re: Dynamic Reconfiguration of Quagga (OSPF)
paul at clubi.ie
Sat Aug 14 05:07:03 BST 2004
On Sat, 14 Aug 2004, Matt Brown wrote:
> Because wireless interfaces can come up in any order via PCMCIA we
> need a way to definitively refer to an interface for configuration
> of various services such as dhcp etc. To do this we rename
> interfaces based on their mac address as they are brought up using
> the nameif utility. This occurs in the pcmcia scripts that are run
> when the wireless cards are 'inserted'.
> So basically they are exactly the same interface, the name just
> changes. This renaming happens before the interface is configured
> with an IP address etc.
Aha.. so the problem is we dont deal with the name change.
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