[blfs-book] r12554 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome networking/connect

fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jan 10 08:48:33 PST 2014


Author: fernando
Date: Fri Jan 10 08:48:33 2014
New Revision: 12554

Log:
Update to dhcpcd-6.2.0.

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/networking/connect/dhcpcd.xml

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	Fri Jan 10 06:53:15 2014	(r12553)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	Fri Jan 10 08:48:33 2014	(r12554)
@@ -423,7 +423,7 @@
 <!-- Part IV -->
 <!-- Chapter 14 -->
 <!ENTITY ppp-version                  "2.4.5">
-<!ENTITY dhcpcd-version               "6.1.0">
+<!ENTITY dhcpcd-version               "6.2.0">
 <!ENTITY dhcp-version                 "4.2.5-P1">
 
 <!-- Chapter 15 -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Fri Jan 10 06:53:15 2014	(r12553)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	Fri Jan 10 08:48:33 2014	(r12554)
@@ -47,6 +47,10 @@
       <para>January 10th, 2014</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[fernando] - Update to dhcpcd-6.2.0. Fixes
+          <ulink url="&blfs-ticket-root;4538">#4538</ulink>.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[igor] - Update to libcap-2.24 and correct PAM module install
           location reported by Randy McMurphy. Fixes <ulink
           url="&blfs-ticket-root;4539">#4539</ulink> and <ulink

Modified: trunk/BOOK/networking/connect/dhcpcd.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/networking/connect/dhcpcd.xml	Fri Jan 10 06:53:15 2014	(r12553)
+++ trunk/BOOK/networking/connect/dhcpcd.xml	Fri Jan 10 08:48:33 2014	(r12554)
@@ -6,9 +6,9 @@
 
   <!ENTITY dhcpcd-download-http "http://roy.marples.name/downloads/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-&dhcpcd-version;.tar.bz2">
   <!ENTITY dhcpcd-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/gentoo/distfiles/dhcpcd-&dhcpcd-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-md5sum        "6070040c57492925af9ac6aed980de2a">
-  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-size          "116 KB">
-  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-buildsize     "2.0 MB">
+  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-md5sum        "9a21b44992fa070c44160ad24106ff9e">
+  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-size          "120 KB">
+  <!ENTITY dhcpcd-buildsize     "1.8 MB">
   <!ENTITY dhcpcd-time          "less than 0.1 SBU">
 ]>
 
@@ -106,7 +106,7 @@
     </sect3>
 
     <sect3 id="dhcpcd-init">
-      <title>Configuration Information</title>
+      <title>General Configuration Information</title>
 
       <para>To configure <command>dhcpcd</command>, you need to first install
       the network service script,
@@ -174,6 +174,40 @@
       </indexterm>
     </sect3>
 
+    <sect3 id="dhcpcd-init2">
+      <title>Configuration Information: fixed ip</title>
+
+      <para id="dhcpcd-config4">Although not usual, it is possible that you need
+        to configure <application>dhcpcd</application> to use a fixed ip. Here,
+        we give an example. As the
+        <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user create the
+        <filename>/etc/sysconfig/ifconfig.eth0</filename> configuration file
+        using the following commands.  Adjust appropriately for additional
+        interfaces and for the actual ip and router you need:</para>
+
+      <indexterm zone="dhcpcd dhcpcd-config4">
+        <primary sortas="e-etc-sysconfig-dhcpcd">/etc/sysconfig/ifconfig.eth0 (dhcpcd)</primary>
+      </indexterm>
+
+<screen role='root'><userinput>cat > /etc/sysconfig/ifconfig.eth0 << "EOF"
+<literal>ONBOOT="yes"
+IFACE="eth0"
+SERVICE="dhcpcd"
+DHCP_START="-b -q -S ip_address=192.168.0.10/24 -S routers=192.168.0.1"
+DHCP_STOP="-k"</literal>
+EOF</userinput></screen>
+
+      <para>For DNS, use your preferred servers in
+        <filename>/etc/resolv.conf.head</filename>, eg:</para>
+
+<screen role='root'><userinput>cat > /etc/resolv.conf.head << "EOF"
+<literal># OpenDNS servers
+nameserver 208.67.222.222
+nameserver 208.67.220.220</literal>
+EOF</userinput></screen>
+
+    </sect3>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">



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