Subject: Re: unable to use dhclient: No bpf device
To: None <>
From: Geoff Wing <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/20/2004 01:34:16
Rui-Xiang Guo <> typed:
: I just upgraded my system with last source.
: Everything looks fine but I unable to connect the net
: with dhclient.
: It just print "No bpf devices" during start dhclient.
: I'm sure I have 'pseudo-device bpfilter 8' in my
: kernel config file and have /dev/bpf*.
: So, what's wrong?

src/UPDATING says:

	Userland programs have been changed to use /dev/bpf instead of
	/dev/bpfX. You need to create that device by installing a new
	MAKEDEV and running it, or mv /dev/bpf0 /dev/bpf && rm /dev/bpf[0-9]*