Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 99334
dhclient-script overwrites /etc/ntp.conf
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:55:44 EDT
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Description of problem:
When dhclient is run, /sbin/dhclient-script overwrites any changes made to
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make changes to /etc/ntp.conf
2. run dhclient
Actual Results: ntp.conf has been overwritten
Expected Results: ntp.conf should have remained unchanged.
Lines 149-156 of /sbin/dhclient-script overwrite /etc/ntp.conf
If you set
in your /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
script using the latest dhclient from rawhide this problem will go away.
Looking in the script, it appears to be
In a simple test, this seemed to work.