Subject: Re: dhcpd(8) _cannot_ be completely disabled on an interface
To: John Nemeth <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/18/2002 11:11:46
>} perhaps one can do such a thing using a "raw" routing socket, but i
>} wouldn't expect it.
>     Why not?  Assuming a "raw" routing lets you specify the interface,
>you should be able to set proxyarp.

You can. I've hand walked through arp's code before with the debugger to
change interface numbers around and got it to publish addresses for a given
interface. (basically at the time I was too lazy to write code to do it as I
was just trying to prove a point that it could be done).