Re: dhcp-client uselessness on powerpc
On Mon, Jul 09, 2001 at 12:08:37PM +0100, Richard Hirst wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 08, 2001 at 06:01:06PM -0800, Ethan Benson wrote:
> > another problem with dhcp-client is it prevents manual network
> > configuration since the maintainer apparently won't remove or alter
> > the initscript that runs it on every boot. /etc/network/interfaces is
> > how we do things since potato its time to move on. (bug filed over a
> > year ago).
> That is probably unfair, ref bug #98680. I am about to test
> the 3.0 version on hppa...
Tested dhcp-client 3.0beta2RC10-1 with both dhcp and static eth0
configurations. Worked fine, doesn't install any /etc/init.d script.