Re: DHCP client
Thorsten Glaser, le Tue 24 Jan 2012 17:23:53 +0000, a écrit :
> OpenBSD has taken ISC’s DHCP client and server, split them and
> then stripped down and fixed each part independently. Maybe the
> stand-alone client would be an easier target to work on, until
> ISC’s carries all necessary patches?
Well, we don't lack working DHCP software, we do have one on
debian-ports. What we lack is integration of our patch into the main
> It uses privilegue separa-
> tion, and the script could be switched with one for Hurd.
> env CVS_RSH=ssh cvs -d email@example.com:/cvs \
> co -PA src/sbin/dhclient
> I’d suggest packaging this as openbsd-dhcp-client as an alternative
> for all architectures. I guess I could help with that, if there is
It would also mean managing to integrate it with existing ifupdownerie,
I'm not sure it's worth the effort compared to just integrate our fix to