[Cake] Correct 'change' behaviour

Jonathan Morton chromatix99 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 12:24:39 EST 2015

> On 3 Nov, 2015, at 15:14, Toke Høiland-Jørgensen <toke at toke.dk> wrote:
> Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant <kevin at darbyshire-bryant.me.uk> writes:
>> Interestingly I think the opposite. On a change parameters should be
>> left alone unless they're the thing I'm changing. It's a 'change' to
>> an instantiation, *not* an instantiation if you get my drift.
> Yes, that is indeed implied in the 'change' verb. However, the tc verb
> is 'replace'. If we go with the "leave things alone" paradigm, there
> will need to be some way to explicitly specify defaults…

But tc has both “change” and “replace” verbs.  They should do different things; the latter implies removing an existing qdisc and inserting a new one.

 - Jonathan Morton

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