LFS-Bootscripts-2.2.0-pre2 released

Nathan Coulson conathan at conet.dyndns.org
Sun Jul 11 15:19:28 PDT 2004


you were supose to take of the "was" part in the subject...

> Nathan Coulson wrote:
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>>>  static IP Routes, I dont know what the progress on this is,  but kevin
>>>had a nice patch earlier.  [I admit, I dont know if anyone ever played
>>>with it].  I would like to combine this with the proposed changes to
>>>make ifconfig.eth0 a optional directory, and it could probably wait for
>>>the next release.
>>
>>
>> pending, it would be a replacement for setting the gateway command in
>> the
>> ipv4-static script.
>>
>>
>
> Sounds good.
>
>>>  ifconfig.eth0 as a directory.
> <Snip>
>> it was named IFCONFIG.  BLFS will have to be updated for the testing
>> release.  Having ifconfig.eth0 as a directory is now an option, and will
>> probably require 2 files under the directory for static routing, if we
>> decide to get rid of GATEWAY= line.
>
> Rock on!!!!  Glad to see it done!  Will a directory be used for LFS by
> default, or will the option be presented to the user?  Reason I ask is
> that BLFS text will need updating as well, and the new instructions will
> depend on which is used as LFS's default.
>
> -- DJ Lucas
> --

I am not sure, yet.  I would like to see it as a directory in LFS, as it
gives us the opportunity to use kevin's static route service instead of
the GATEWAY= line.  (Which is not in the bootscripts yet, BTW).

it's up to matt.



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