From: Ben Greear <email@example.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2002 17:37:36 -0700
What does it use?
I could say go run strace on it but...
AF_NETLINK which dumps the whole list of interface
data over a socket to the application. At least
that is what smart apps like ip use last time
And since I deleted all of the netlink CONFIG_*
options, everyone's kernel has it enabled. There
really isn't any excuse to use netlink for network
configuration read/write in these kinds of tools.
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