>I have recently compiled version 1.3.35 on my Linux
box. When running
>under 1.2.12 all network function work fine. Under
1.3.35 I can not
>even ping 127.0.0.1 (localhost). The route command
>'SIOCADDRT: Invalid argument'. I double checked and
>insuring that I enable Networking support and TCP/IP
>I did not enable gatewaying, multicasting, firewalling,
>or tunneling (don't ever remember enable such in 1.2.xx
>I need to any of these in order to get my
>Thanks in advance.
Please type "ifconfig" to check local-loop and
: Please type "ifconfig" to check local-loop and
: ethernet cards.
: ---- Chiang.
"ifconfig" returns exactly the same thing under kernel 1.2.x and
1.3.x. It shows valid I.P. addresses for both the localhost
(127.0.0.1) and the ethernet cards. Running route under 1.2.x returns
valid routes and under 1.3.x returns no routes. Trying to add a route
(as is done on boot up or manually) is when the SIOCADDRT error is