Bug#414176: [Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#414176: /sbin/halt .. -i .. in etch breaks WOL, doesn't do SIOCSIFFLAGS ioctl

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Sun Mar 11 09:13:57 CET 2007

severity 414176 important
merge 414176 405870

[Harry Coin]
> Below please find two strace -iv outputs showing the binary version of halt 
> shipped in the latest (as of march 9, 07) Debian Etch ignores /sbin/halt's 
> -i  (net down / breaking the wake on lan WOL function for 3com related 
> cards ) switch, and possibly others, while the compiled version from source 
> does the right thing (and is a larger binary, to boot).

I've heard this story before (Bug #405870), and still have no idea why
manuall build work while the automatically built version do not.
Could the 21_ifdown_kfreebsd.dpatch change be related?

How are you building it?  Are you building using 'debuild'?

Petter Reinholdtsen

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