I am trying to use ifconfig to turn on broadcast on my loopback interface. It currently reads: lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384 As you can see, no broadcast address! ...
I have a fresh install of Fedora 17 installed, 64 bit. Everything works flawlessly, It connects to the internet automatically when I plug in the internet cable. So I'm kind of confused when I ...
With the servers that mount Infiniband cards, when I use the ifconfig command, I get this warning: Ifconfig uses the ioctl access method to get the full address information, which limits hardware ...
Is there an elegant way to test an IP address in a BASH script? I could do ifconfig and narrow down the IP using sed/awk, but I think there is a simpler solution. My application is basically using ...
I created a sub-interface on a RHEL box, eth0:1, and copied the eth0 config and changed all the settings to reflect eth0:1 and the IP address. However, when I issue ifup eth0:1 I receive this error: ...
i had a previously working configuration with the config files used in a previous question However, i've changed this now to the following configuration using server mode, everything on the logs seem ...
If I try to do this I get the following: bash-3.2# ifconfig tun0 10.140.1.40 ifconfig: ioctl (SIOCAIFADDR): Destination address required It sounds like this doesn't happen in Linux (probably this ...