DHCP 4.0.0 and newer can not longer be compiled with USE_SOCKETS

David W. Hankins David_Hankins at isc.org
Wed Dec 17 22:43:17 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 11:20:18PM +0100, sthaug at nethelp.no wrote:
> I would like to use USE_SOCKETS in order to have a DHCP server without
> the whole BPF machinery, since *all* my DHCP requests are unicast -
> either via a relay agent or directly from the client. But it looks like
> this is currently not possible on 4.0.0 and newer code.

We were hoping to make this ./configureable, I think that fell by the

I don't really see an easy workaround at the moment.

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