svn bootscript regression

DJ Lucas dj at
Tue Jun 7 16:32:56 PDT 2011

On 06/07/2011 06:20 PM, Archaic wrote:
> Network interface configuration used to be either a file or a directory
> named ifconfig.<interface>. With the latest lsb-compliant bootscripts,
> it seems that the bootscript won't accept a file and neither will ifup
> unless using -c. Is this intentional?
It was done intentionally. I was not aware that anyone had ever used a 
file named ifconfig.interface and this was not documented anywhere. I 
removed it because it simply because it was one more test case in ifup 
and ifdown. I could certainly put it back.

-- DJ Lucas

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