Network setup

Chris Green cl at
Thu Jan 14 16:02:39 UTC 2016

On Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 09:30:12AM -0600, W Scott Lockwood III wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 9:25 AM, Chris Green <cl at> wrote:
> > ... is anybody's guess.  :-)
> Reading man pages is painful. It's how I learned. Be greatful that you

Er, yes, it's mostly how I've done things too.

> have experts you can ask, web sites (we didn't have much of a web in
> 1993 when I started) and so on. Seriously, it took me 2 years to get a

You young whippersnapper, I've been at it since the early 1970s and
started using Unix in the 1980s.

> working Slackware 3.x system totally pimped out in the beginning.
I started Linux with Slackware too.

> And for the record, I dislike ip as well. :-) I still use ifconfig.

Chris Green

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