[CentOS] network interface

Barry Brimer lists at brimer.org
Tue Dec 23 21:29:06 UTC 2008

> Hi all
> How can I bring up eth0:2 only
> "ifconfig eth0:2 up" is not working
> I have to use service network restart
> But it restarts all network interfaces that I don't
> want

I believe you have to have eth0 up for that to work.  You can add 
"ONPARENT=no" to the other virtual interfaces to keep them from starting 
on a service network restart.

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