illegal character for interace NIC name

bird at bird at
Fri Jan 7 17:23:22 CET 2011


yup. normally are named as bnx0 and bnx1. 

our server ifconfig output is normal but not the birdc


On Fri, 7 Jan 2011 17:15:22 +0100, Ondrej Zajicek <santiago at>
> On Fri, Jan 07, 2011 at 05:30:41PM +0800, bird at wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> Currently we are testing BIRD 1.2.5 at our Lab and found that there a
>> illegal Character for NIC. We have tried install 1.2.4 and 1.2.5 even
>> reinstall the OS. It still appear that illegal Character.
>> For example. You can see below show interface output of bnx0 and bnx1.
> The real names are just 'bnx0' and 'bnx1'?
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