Commit aa857ee0 authored by Ted Lemon's avatar Ted Lemon
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Document HP-UX broadcast hack and need for packet filter on some systems.

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...@@ -35,6 +35,11 @@ Windows 95 clients. If you are running a version of FreeBSD prior to ...@@ -35,6 +35,11 @@ Windows 95 clients. If you are running a version of FreeBSD prior to
2.2, please read the note on FreeBSD. If you are running HP-UX or 2.2, please read the note on FreeBSD. If you are running HP-UX or
Ultrix, please read the notes for those operating systems below. Ultrix, please read the notes for those operating systems below.
If you start dhcpd and get a message, "no free bpf", that means you
need to configure the Berkeley Packet Filter into your operating
system kernel. On NetBSD, FreeBSD and BSD/os, type ``man bpf'' for
information. On Digital Unix, type ``man pfilt''.
BUILDING THE DHCP DISTRIBUTION BUILDING THE DHCP DISTRIBUTION
To build the DHCP Distribution, type ``configure''. If configure can To build the DHCP Distribution, type ``configure''. If configure can
...@@ -126,11 +131,16 @@ release - I have this on good authority from the people at SCO who do ...@@ -126,11 +131,16 @@ release - I have this on good authority from the people at SCO who do
HP-UX HP-UX
HP-UX has the same problem with the all-ones broadcast address that HP-UX has the same problem with the all-ones broadcast address that
SCO and Linux have. It is not entirely clear to me how to get it SCO and Linux have. One user reported that adding the following to
working on HP-UX, but I'm given to understand that some users have /etc/rc.config.d/netconf helped (you may have to modify this to suit
succeeded. HP-UX comes with its own DHCP server as of version 10, so your local configuration):
there hasn't been a lot of interest in this recently. If you have
trouble, ask on the mailing list. INTERFACE_NAME[0]=lan0
IP_ADDRESS[0]=1.1.1.1
SUBNET_MASK[0]=255.255.255.0
BROADCAST_ADDRESS[0]="255.255.255.255"
LANCONFIG_ARGS[0]="ether"
DHCP_ENABLE[0]=0
ULTRIX ULTRIX
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