stupid networking question

Fox Mulder Quakeman1 at
Thu Jan 8 13:18:49 CET 2009

Thomas Otterbein wrote:
> It looks now like that:
>   auto lo
>   iface lo inet loopback
>   # freerunner
>   auto usb0
>   allow-hotplug usb0
>   iface usb0 inet static
>           address
>           netmask
>           post-up /etc/network/freerunner start
>           pre-down /etc/network/freerunner stop

You should only use "auto usb0" or "allow-hotplug usb0" but not both at
the same time. For me it only works with auto and not hotplug but don't
ask why. ;)


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