Chroot issue

Chris Vaughan Chris.Vaughan at
Wed Jan 14 02:40:42 UTC 2009


I have compiled ISC DHCP 4.1.0 on CentOS 5 with the --enable-paranoia
and -enable-early-chroot options, when I go to start this to run in a
chroot jail, I am confronted with an error, as follows.

dhcpd -chroot /var/dhcp -user dhcp -group dhcp
Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Server 4.1.0
Copyright 2004-2008 Internet Systems Consortium.
All rights reserved.
For info, please visit
Wrote 0 leases to leases file.
Error opening '/proc/net/dev' to list interfaces
Can't get list of interfaces.

Chris Vaughan
Communications Officer
Department of Lands

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