Query on operstatus for link, can I change it?

Amit Agarwal amit at amit-agarwal.co.in
Tue Jul 14 14:41:23 EDT 2015

Hi Jeff,
On 15-07-14 16:06:39, Jeff Haran wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> You might be able to make something like this work using network namespaces and veth devices. Depends on whether you really need to use your extra physical interface as the tcpreplay device.

Thanks for this pointer. I will check if I can achieve what I want with netns.

Also, I was wondering if I can just copy the loopback.c file, build it as
module and do insmod after changing the network name from "lo" to something
else, will that work?


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