[klibc] ipconfig: send hostname in DHCP request

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Fri Feb 12 08:29:37 PST 2010


On 02/12/2010 05:42 AM, Aron Griffis wrote:
> H. Peter Anvin wrote:  [Tue Feb 09 2010, 08:10:28PM EST]
>> On 02/07/2010 05:44 AM, Patrick Cervicek wrote:
>>> It would be cool if this feature could make it into the new release.
>>> As you can see here it would be beneficial in my environment :-)
>>> http://lisas.de/~patrick/blog/?p=113
>>>
>>> Patrick
>>
>> Hi there... I'm going to try hard to free up some time to work on klibc,
>> but I haven't been very successful yet.
> 
> Hi Peter,
> 
> Would you consider putting out a call for help toward making
> a release? If the release process isn't too onerous then maybe
> somebody could help with that responsibility since you've been
> busy for so long.
> 
> Thanks,
> Aron

The release process isn't the problem... the biggest problem is that
there has been changes in the kernel header system, and klibc needs to
be updated to compile against current kernels.

	-hpa

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H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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