Bug 67377 - RFE: touch or build a commented /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd
RFE: touch or build a commented /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: dhcp (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
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Reported: 2002-06-23 19:13 EDT by R P Herrold
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-06-23 19:53:41 EDT
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Description R P Herrold 2002-06-23 19:13:58 EDT
This is a follow along to:  41050   
In the post-install, please add as a config file, a touch of  /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd 
[ ! -s /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd ] && cat - << END > /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd 
# PORT=67 
# CFFILE=/etc/dhcpd.conf 
# LEASEFILE=/var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases 
# INTERFACES='eth1' 
to help drive the availability of this file home 
-- Russ Herrold
Comment 1 R P Herrold 2002-06-23 19:53:36 EDT
> I liked the idea of having commented options in the /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd 
> file.  It makes it self documenting and easier to use. 
Curiously, it is not always created, which is why I 
suggested formally adding the 'touch'  and formally making i 
'config' file, so rpm -V will show its absence 
bash-2.05a$ cat /etc/redhat-release  ; ls -sl 
Red Hat Linux release 7.3 (Valhalla) 
   1 -rw-r--r--    1 root     root           16 May  9 19:11 
bash-2.05a$ date 
Sun Jun 23 19:50:07 EDT 2002 
Comment 2 Elliot Lee 2002-06-27 06:40:23 EDT
The file exists in dhcp-3.0pl1-2, thanks to dsainty

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