Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 118461
/etc/rc.d/init.d/dhcpd: Missing dhcpd.leases causes the script to exit silently
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:38 EST
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Description of problem:
If for some reason /var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases is missing
'service dhcpd start' exits silently.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RH9: dhcp-3.0pl1-23, FC1: dhcp-3.0pl2-6.16
Steps to Reproduce:
1. service dhcpd stop
2. rm /var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases
3. service dhcpd start
Actual Results: The script exits.
Expected Results: If the script detects
that /var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases is missing
it should create it:
Added your fix to dhcp-3_0_1rc12-3 Should be in rawhide shortly.
Seems to work fine. Thanks!
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