ifupdown and IPv6 (was: Bits from the Release Team)
On Thu, 31 Mar 2011 00:01:25 +0200
md@Linux.IT (Marco d'Itri) wrote:
> The problem is with all features implemented by external if-*.d
> scripts. If e.g. a bridge is created by the first defined afi, the
> second script will fail. And if it does not fail on up then
> everything will still break on a down event, when the script run by
> the first AFI will destroy the interface and ifupdown will be able to
> remove the IP address of the second AFI.
Can you run into details a bit?
> Bugs were opened long ago,
Could you please give me the numbers?
> but there is no interest/manpower to fix
> them (which is not surprising if you have ever looked at the ifupdown
Source? It's beautiful, I can say. It's literate. It's well-structured.