NAMEifcfg - simplistic script which replaces ifconfig IP management
ifcfg [ DEVICE ] [ command ] ADDRESS [ PEER ]
DESCRIPTIONThis manual page documents briefly the ifcfg command.
This is a simplistic script replacing one option of
, namely, IP address management. It not only adds
addresses, but also carries out Duplicate Address Detection RFC-DHCP,
sends unsolicited ARP to update the caches of other hosts sharing
the interface, adds some control routes and restarts Router Discovery
when it is necessary.