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Bug#121896: O: pump -- pump is broken and should be removed from woody

Steve Dunham <dunham@cse.msu.edu> writes:

> Package: wnpp
> I'm orphaning pump.. It has issues on machines with two interfaces and
> machines with Full NAT enabled.  On top of that, there is crap like
>    while(1);
> in the source code.  IMHO, it's not worth fixing, dhcp-client works
> fine.  (It looks like the only safe way to send out the right packets
> is to build them manually from the IP layer up, and pump doesn't do
> that.)


The only reason that I use pump is that it's possible to release a dhcp
adress with pump and last time I check dhcp client, it wasn't possible with



Mikael Andersson
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