[arch-projects] [PATCH] [initscripts] network: Add missing broadcast address

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Thu Jun 9 04:53:53 EDT 2011

Am 09.06.2011 10:21, schrieb Ionut Biru:
> On 06/09/2011 11:04 AM, Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> Am 09.06.2011 06:04, schrieb Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi:
>>> Without this broadcast address is not set.
>> The broadcast address is uniquely defined by the network(or IP) and
>> netmask. The user should not need to explicitly specify this.
> somebody on the forums has broadcast of because the support is
> missing.
> https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=120510

Well, yes, but that is no reason to force the user to put it in their
configuration file, when this is uniquely defined (at least in all
setups I've encountered so far).

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