Version of ISC release

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Fri Feb 20 18:45:38 UTC 2009

On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 3:18 AM, LOGANATHAN GOPINATH-XNT436
<gopinathloganathan at> wrote:
> Hi
>             I have installed ISC 4.1.0 dhcp over the DHCP-3.0 on redhat .I
> have not removed the older DHCP software from the system. I followed the
> readme in the ISC docs to install it .I am not sure whether the installed
> software is running or the old version is active .Is there a way anyone know
> how to disable the older version and activate the new release .

Here is how to turn off the old (Red Hat ) version.

sudo /sbin/chkconfig --level 123456 dhcpd off
sudo /sbin/service dhcpd stop

I would recommend uninstalling the old version with

rpm -e dhcp

That will make sure the two are not conflicting anywhere.

Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed
in a naughty world. = Shakespeare. "The Merchant of Venice"

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