New eth.0/openrc setup - I'm confused
On Thu, 2008-05-01 at 16:47 -0500, email@example.com wrote:
> After updating to 2008 pkgset after merging openrc I lost the
> net.eth0 link.. I see other have seen this and even at least 2 bug
> reports but the cure is said to be recreating by hand.
> I find that not to work... DETAILS:
> First, net.lo is itself a symlink to /lib/rc/sh/net.sh, so I'm
> creating a symlink to a symlink... ok so far.
> once its created (net.eth0 as symlink to net.lo) the usual commands
> for stopping or checking status etc don't work.
> /etc/init.d/net.eth0 start/stop/status gives me results that appear
> not to have anything to do with reality.
> # /etc/init.d/net.eth0 restart
> * ERROR: net.eth0 has been stopped by something else
> # /etc/init.d/net.eth0 start
> * WARNING: net.eth0 has already been started
> meantime netstat indicates no changes at all.. eth0 is up throughout.
> So what is the correct procedure here?
Did you try
# /etc/init.d/net.eth0 zap
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