dhclient in LFS

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Mon May 26 11:37:33 PDT 2008


On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 07:19:49AM -0600, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> 
> > Why dhclient over dhcpcd?  I don't really care much, but my argument is 
> >   
> Not real reason why I mentioned one over the other. dhclient is easier 
> to type than dhcpcd but that's a pretty weak argument. :)
> 
> Would there be a technical reason that anybody knows of why we'd want to 
> pick one over the other?

 I prefer dhclient because of its hooks.  Not that I make a lot of
use of them (I just copy a skeletal /etc/hosts on my desktop /
laptop and then add $new_ip_address in the exit hook, so that I can
easily see my current address if I need to).

ĸen
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