Re: [dev] simple dhcp client

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 07:27:13 +0200


On Fri, 20 Apr 2012 07:27:13 +0200 "Galos, David" <> wrote:
> I've written a simple (~500 lines) dhcp client, using the plan9 client
> as reference. It compiles statically to between 8 and 30K depending
> on libc, and gets me onto all the networks I've thrown at it, but
> that's a terribly small list.
> I thought it might be of use to the people here. The source is at
> or
> depending on whether you think a pipe-fed helper-script is a good
> idea.
> The manpage, and both have more information.

Thanks for this utility.

Could you start using some dvcs, like git, for your development and ex‐
port repositories? It will make interactions and contributions easier.

Your tarballs include the resulting binary. Please do a »make clean« be‐
fore release.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Fri Apr 20 2012 - 07:27:13 CEST

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