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ifconfig <interface> up fails with: ifconfig: setifflags: SIOCSLIFFLAGS: <interface>: Cannot assign requested address (Doc ID 1922043.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2019

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After setting up a network interface , it cannot be started by running ifconfig up:

  

Changes

 

Cause

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