Suggestions for refactoring the network scripts

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Fri Jul 15 07:55:14 PDT 2011

Andrew Benton wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Jul 2011 23:53:49 -0500
> Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at> wrote:
>> William Immendorf wrote:
>>> * The fact that both DHCPCD and dhclient had very similar
>>> comfiguration files, which made it hard to implement DHCP support in
>>> the backends.
>> I have not looked at dhcp or wireless-tools with respect to the new 
>> scripts.  That's one of the reasons I haven't put them in the book yet.
> wpa_supplicant is also needed to connect to a secure network

I know.  wpa_supplicant is not even in BLFS proper, although it is in 
the wiki.

   -- Bruce

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