[PATCH] Re: Bringing down ethernet
jvegiraju at netscape.net
Fri Mar 28 22:04:49 UTC 2003
Charles Steaderman wrote:
> Might this not cause problems for other parts of the stack if they
> don't explicitly include IFF_UP in their call?
Since I didn't see a flag like IFF_DOWN defined, I assumed the same bit
field is used to specify interface UP/DOWN status.
I think your are right. I should check how ioctl call is supposed to be
used to bring the interface down.
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