Paul Jakma <paulj,AT,itg,DOT,ie> writes:
> restarting cipe does not work, eg if cipe is running then:
> ifdown cipcb0 ; ifup cipcb0
This is correct operation. From the CIPE info file, node "Running the
>> Shutting down (with `ifconfig(8)') a CIPE device terminates its `ciped'
>> process, and vice-versa terminating a `ciped' closes the device.
When you use ifdown, which calls ifconfig to take down the interface,
ciped-cb dies. Merely using ifup (again calling ifconfig) does not