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Re: [alpine-devel] Feature for NETDOWN=no

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Fri, 2 Aug 2013 16:18:27 +0200

On Fri, 2 Aug 2013 16:13:06 +0200
Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:

> On Fri, 2 Aug 2013 07:34:28 -0500
> Jeff Pohlmeyer <yetanothergeek_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 1:31 AM, Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
> >
> > > I got a feature request for preventing taking down an interface on
> > > shutdown. I wonder how we should implement this.
> >
> > Since /etc/network/interfaces specifies which interfaces come up automatically,
> > wouldn't that be a good place to specify which ones come down automatically?
>
> thats actually a good point. we should check what Debian does here.

They set NETDOWN=no in /etc/default/halt (corresponds to /etc/conf.d/halt)

I tend to agree that it makes sense to have a 'nodown eth0' or
similar in /etc/network/interfaces. But that should they do upstream.
(ifup/ifdown comes from debian)

-nc


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