ok down works but delete dosent I guess the 1st one is for disabling the plip interface and the second for completely removing it , or let me know if I'm getting this wrong here.
ifconfig: 10ctl(SIOCDIFADDR) : cant assign requested address is this bcos of the down I did before this command ? once again, thanks for helping out. Sincerely, Bhuvana On Mon, Jan 28, 2008 at 10:40 PM, Giorgos Keramidas < [EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On 2008-01-28 22:33, Bhuvaneswari Ramkumar <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Giorgos, > > > > Thanks a lot for the excellent reply, yes I do have some questions about > > this but before that: > > > > the unplumb operation for pilp0 doesnt work. > > > > ifconfig: SIOCIFDESTROY: Invalid argument > > > > is the message I get for this. > > Ok, it should be sufficient to delete the assigned address from plip0: > > # ifconfig plip0 down > # ifconfig plip0 delete > > Sorry for that; I don't use plip these days, and I couldn't test it :/ > > _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"