dhcpcd

Description:A fully featured, yet light weight RFC2131 compliant DHCP client
License: BSD-2
Homepage:https://roy.marples.name/projects/dhcpcd
Location:Portage
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  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
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USE flags

  • debug - Enable extra debug codepaths, like asserts and extra output. If you want to get meaningful backtraces see https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Quality_Assurance/Backtraces
  • elibc_glibc - ELIBC setting for systems that use the GNU C library
  • embedded - Embed the definitions of dhcp options in the dhcpcd executable
  • ipv6 - Add support for IP version 6
  • kernel_linux - KERNEL setting for system using the Linux kernel
  • privsep - Enable support for privilege separation
  • udev - Enable virtual/udev integration (device discovery, power and storage device support, etc)
  • zeroconf - Support for DNS Service Discovery (DNS-SD)

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
over 5 years normal dhcpcd: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 7 years normal dhcpcd: Denial of service
over 8 years high dhcpcd: Arbitrary code execution
about 16 years normal dhcpcd: Denial of Service vulnerability

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