cvs commit: src/sbin/dhclient dhclient.c

Brooks Davis brooks at
Tue Jun 7 16:54:11 GMT 2005

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 06:02:27PM +0200, Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> Brooks Davis <brooks at> writes:
> >   Log:
> >   Fix build on 64-bit platforms where time_t is 64 bit.  Since where
> >   talking about time related to leases, it should be OK to cast these to
> >   (int)s rather than using intmax_t.
> that'll break in a little less than 33 years.

No, its reporting a number of seconds remaining, not the time at
which the leases end.  Any one with 60+ year IP leases will undoubitly
have other problems like the caps in their power supplies drying out
and shorting. :)

-- Brooks

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