Re: Small TCP-buglet in 2.1.80..

Blu3Viper (
Wed, 21 Jan 1998 13:12:00 -0800 (PST)

On Wed, 21 Jan 1998, Alan Cox wrote:

> > My qmail doesn't work. Telneting to port 25 of my machine will result in
> > a connection being established, then getting dropped again straight away!
> QMail has the same SIOCGIFCONF breakage problem as named. I think I've got them
> fixed - will see tonight.

ifconfig from the net tools will break if compiled with the new ioctls.
it uses SIOCGIFCOUNT which used to return ENODEV, it now returns the
number of real interfaces, not including aliases. this causes ifconfig to
miscalculate the number of interfaces to display.


[reply to: without the 127-0-0-1.]
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