ifconfig errors

ifconfig errors

Post by Paul Schall » Fri, 15 Mar 1996 04:00:00



In trying to set up some virtual services on my Sun Solaris 2.4 system,
I am getting an error with regards to ifconfig.

Error is:

le0ifconfig: SIOCSIFADDR: le0:1: Can not assing requested address le0:1 le0:2

ifconfig: Could not open device for le0:1

Have I missed something?

TIA,
Paul

 
 
 

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