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Woooo! Jörg Sonnenberger imported dhcpcd-4.0.0-beta into NetBSD recently, and it will now show up in -CURRENT base sets :)I feel kinda pleased by this as NetBSD carries a certain amount of respect that no Linux distribution comes close to imo.dhcpcd-4.0.0-beta5 should be very stable now. I have one...

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Props for this release goes out to Jörg Sonnenberger of NetBSD who's been doing some nice patches :) Part of his patchset changed the sockets to non blocking and relying on zero bytes returned to mark loop end. This makes us more efficient and removes having to expose the interface buffer part of t...

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dhcpcd-4.0.0_beta1 out now. It has a big change - we no longer enable duid client id's by default. Instead, we have a new parameter --duid, -D to enable it.

Gentoo users should look at bug #219321 for ebuilds. You should enable the compat USE flag if you want to retain commandline compatabili...

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