ifplugd is an Ethernet link-state monitoring daemon, that can execute user-specified scripts to configure an Ethernet device when a cable is plugged in, or automatically unconfigure it when a cable is removed.
Follow the steps below to install and configure the
Update the switch before installing the daemon:
ifplugd is installed, two configuration files must be edited to set up
Caveats and Errata
The default shell for
/bin/sh), rather than
bash, as it provides a faster and more nimble shell. However, it contains less features than
bash (such as being unable to handle multiple uplinks).