dhclient not desired...
freebsd at dreamchaser.org
Thu Mar 2 04:32:10 UTC 2017
On 03/01/17 06:36, Lowell Gilbert wrote:
> 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?
no; I don't think dhclient was actually started up; or if it did, it
exited because of the fixed ip already set.
> Running /etc/rc.d/dhclient does not run /sbin/dhclient unless configured
> to do so.
ok, thanks. I figured that was probably the case, but was wondering why
it prints a message to the log when it wasn't configured to do anything.
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