Subject: bin/4855: dhclient(1) should probably mention bpf(4)
To: None <>
From: Chris Jones <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/21/1998 12:39:29
>Number:         4855
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       dhclient(1) doesn't mention bpf(4), which is required.
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people (Utility Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Jan 21 11:50:01 1998
>Originator:     Chris Jones
>Release:        <NetBSD-current source date>1.3
System: NetBSD 1.3 NetBSD 1.3 (CLYDESDALE) #0: Wed Jan 7 17:06:26 MST 1998 i386

If I'm not mistaken, dhclient requires bpf in the kernel in order to operate.
This being the case, the man page for dhclient should mention that fact, so
that poor schmucks like me don't end up compiling kernels that won't work
with dhclient.