Subject: Re: ideas on how to get dhclient to set system time and use other
To: NetBSD Networking Technical Discussion List <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 09/27/2002 20:12:05
On Fri, 27 Sep 2002, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> Is this something that should be fed back through ISC, or are such
> features too platform dependent to worry about going that route?
IIRC dhclient calls a platform specific script which is in
/etc/dhclient-script on NetBSD. This script is responsible for frobbing
the data from DHCP into the system. As an example, see how
/etc/resolv.conf is managed.
Now you can either use some hooks (see the script), or change the script.
I think in the long run, having the script accept more options is a bonus,
and should also be fed back to ISC (or NetBSD? Dunno if we're in sync
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