r3895 - in trunk/bootscripts: . lfs/init.d lfs/sysconfig/network-devices/services

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jul 11 08:52:21 PDT 2004


Oliver Brakmann wrote:

> Hi *,
> Nathan asked me to take this to lfs.dev, so here goes...
> 
> On Sat, 2004-07-10 18:45, nathan at linuxfromscratch.org wrote...
> 
> 
>>+		ip addr add 127.0.0.1/8 dev label lo dev lo
> 
>                                         ^^^
> I don't know about ip's syntax, but this strikes me as odd. Isn't this
> "dev" superfluous?

Yes, it appears to be. It's also not necessary to "label" an address 
with the same name that the interface already has, so IMHO this should 
be changed to:

ip addr add 127.0.0.1/8 dev lo




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