Subject: Re: dhclient and rc.d requirements
To: Tom Spindler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 07/10/2006 19:15:02
On Mon, 10 Jul 2006 15:54:13 -0700, Tom Spindler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > dhclient's /sbin/dhclient-script uses sed. Sed is in /usr/bin, and hence
> > is available if and only if /usr is mounted. But /usr is mounted by
> > mountcritremote, and dhclient (correctly) requires mountcritlocal. This
> > strikes me as a bug...
> If this is the line in question:
> arp -n -a | sed -n -e 's/^.*(\(.*\)) at .*$/arp -n -d \1/p' | sh
> I may as well point out that, in addition, arp is in /usr/sbin.
Hmm -- I missed that; Ithought arp was in /sbin. Yes, that falls in the
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb