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Re: DHCP client with minimal functionality and size

On Wed, 2 Apr 2008 14:40:27 +0200
"Zafer Aydogan" <> wrote:

> I would like to see it in tree and replace dhclient, because of
> dhclient's inability to request an IP in background. For example, if
> you plug in your ethernet cable after you have booted.
Sure it handles that; it just doesn't wake up immediately.  See the
'retry' parameter in dhclient.conf(5).

                --Steve Bellovin,

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