Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 138168
dhclient needs dhcpc service
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:50:02 EDT
Description of problem:
The dhclient program call getservbyname("dhcpc", "udp"). But this name is not
defined in /etc/services which causes an unsuccessful lookup at best, a long
timeout in the worst case if the service is not yet available.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.getent services dhcpc
bootpc 68/tcp dhcpc
Created attachment 106203 [details]
Patch to add appropriate aliases
Added in CVS, will be in 2.5.38-1.