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Date:	Thu, 17 Jul 2008 09:59:45 +0000
From:	Jarek Poplawski <>
To:	Patrick McHardy <>
Cc:	Andreas Henriksson <>,
	Stephen Hemminger <>,
	Johannes Berg <>,,,, "David S. Miller" <>
Subject: Re: iproute2: no error message when link up command fails.

On 17-07-2008 11:26, Patrick McHardy wrote:
> rtnetlink: propagate error from dev_change_flags in do_setlink()
> Andreas Henriksson <> reported that

+ Johannes Berg reported that

> unlike ifconfig,
> iproute doesn't report an error when setting an interface up fails.
> Propagate the return value from dev_change_flags() to fix this.
> Signed-off-by: Patrick McHardy <>

Jarek P.
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