On Monday, July 17, 2000, Tony Johnson wrote:
> One thing that I just noticed on the python mailing list is a portable way 
> of retrieving an ip addy.  Why not start using eth0 (unfortunately as they 
> do in Linuxland) eth1 ... For nic cards instead of fxp0 for an intel, 
> etc...
> The fxp0 way is too hardware and implementation dependant.

   ``eth0'' is no more portable than ``fxp0''.  Just because
Linux does it doesn't mean it's standard or portable.

|Chris Costello <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
|MIPS:  Meaningless Indicator of Processor Speed.

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