Commit baf3df72 authored by Shawn Routhier's avatar Shawn Routhier
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Tidy up	dhclient.8 file:
make use of man sections consistent for dhclient.conf, dhclient-script
and dhclient.lease
make port port-number and VAR=val VAR=value
correct	  desciptionof to description of
[ISC-Bugs #17368]
parent 168beac5
......@@ -57,7 +57,7 @@ dhclient - Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Client
]
[
.B -p
.I port
.I port-number
]
[
.B -d
......@@ -227,9 +227,7 @@ types together or even to share the lease file between them.
Try to get a lease once. On failure exit with code 2. In DHCPv6 this
sets the maximum duration of the initial exchange to
.I timeout
(from
.IR dhclient.conf(5)
with a default of sixty seconds).
(from dhclient.conf with a default of sixty seconds).
.TP
.BI \-d
.\" This is not intuitive.
......@@ -270,9 +268,9 @@ combination with the
.B -w
flag.
.TP
.BI \-e \ VAR=val
.BI \-e \ VAR=value
Define additional environment variables for the environment where
.B dhclient-script(8)
.B dhclient-script
executes. You may specify multiple
.B \-e
options on the command line.
......@@ -280,7 +278,7 @@ options on the command line.
.BI \-r
Release the current lease and stop the running DHCP client as previously
recorded in the PID file. When shutdown via this method
.B dhclient-script(8)
.B dhclient-script
will be executed with the specific reason for calling the script set.
The client normally doesn't release the current lease as this is not
required by the DHCP protocol but some cable ISPs require their clients
......@@ -292,10 +290,10 @@ to notify the server if they wish to release an assigned IP address.
Stop the running DHCP client without releasing the current lease.
Kills existing \fBdhclient\fR process as previously recorded in the
PID file. When shutdown via this method
.B dhclient-script(8)
.B dhclient-script
will be executed with the specific reason for calling the script set.
.TP
.BI \-p \ port
.BI \-p \ port-number
The UDP port number on which the DHCP client should listen and transmit.
If unspecified,
.B dhclient
......@@ -364,7 +362,7 @@ is used. See \fBdhclient.conf(5)\fR for a description of this file.
.BI \-lf \ lease-file
Path to the lease database file. If unspecified, the default
.B DBDIR/dhclient.leases
is used. See \fBdhclient.leases(5)\fR for a descriptionof this file.
is used. See \fBdhclient.leases(5)\fR for a description of this file.
.TP
.BI \-pf \ pid-file
Path to the process ID file. If unspecified, the default
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