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SubjectRe: Is netmask illigal?
> ifconfig eth0 netmask broadcast
> SIOCSIFNETMASK: Invalid argument
> What is wrong?
> Did I do something not right or it is kernel bug?

.254 is not a valid netmask as the lowest entry is the network number and
the highest is the broadcast. A 2 address link is a pointopoint not a
broadcast link.


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