Odd RC.conf problem

James James at reftech.co.uk
Mon Dec 9 09:51:29 GMT 2002

I've set up a FreeBSD (4.6 Stable) server at home that's currently being
forced to gateway through a windows box until I've got everything else
working to my satisfaction and tackle PPP, but it appears to have an odd

When I reboot the machine, it loses it's Ethernet config and default route,
despite having the lines;


...in rc.conf

At the moment I'm setting up the ethernet and default route up by hand after
rebooting, but I'd eventually like to leave the thing unattended in a
cupboard somewhere.

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