dhclient not desired...

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Wed Mar 1 13:53:41 UTC 2017

Gary Aitken <freebsd at dreamchaser.org> writes:

> When setting up a new 10.3 system, I set a fixed IP address.
> But I still see the following message in the log:
>   devd: Executing '/etc/rc.d/dhclient quietstart xl0'
> Is there something one should set in rc.conf to prevent dhclient from running?

Look at ps(1). Is it running?

Running /etc/rc.d/dhclient does not run /sbin/dhclient unless configured
to do so.

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