Subject: Re: dhclient - what's TRT?
To: Scott Ellis <>
From: Chris Jones <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/11/1998 12:27:32
On Wed, 11 Feb 1998, Scott Ellis wrote:
> I added in a call to dhclient just after mounting the "Critical Filesystems"
> in /etc/rc and it seems to work just fine.  There should be a nicer way
> to do this via some rc.conf option, but I've been too lazy to create
> a pretty solution to the problem.

I just used netstart.local.  It was called from approximately the right
place in /etc/rc.  Just make sure you call dhclient in the foreground, not
the background.  It needs to block until it gets interfaces configured, at
which point it backgrounds itself.


Chris Jones                            
           Mad scientist in training...
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