DHCP client not working

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Wed Jul 6 19:49:12 UTC 2011

Kishore Kumar Kakarla wrote:

>Sorry, I have taken note of earlier reply from Steinar Haug. I was 
>thinking if something can be done from the client side instead of 
>changes of DHCP server / DHCP relay agent because I have no control 
>over DHCP server.

Have you read your own message ?

>  >DHCPv4 client package has been modified to use sockets by defining
>>USE_SOCKETS in site.h of the includes directory so that it works for
>  >ppp interface.

This is the source of your issues, and it is in your power to deal 
with. It's  CLIENT issue, not a server issue, since you have modified 
the client. I think Steiner just missed that detail when mentioning 

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