Configurable log facility

Jay Ford jay-ford at
Wed Nov 21 04:28:15 UTC 2012

On Wed, 21 Nov 2012, Glenn Satchell wrote:
> There's already a log-facility command you can put in dhcpd.conf. So what
> benefit does a command line option have?

My interest is that it lets you control log output for start-up issues before 
the config file is parsed.  I asked ISC for such a feature a while ago for 
that reason.

ISC folk:
    If you haven't implemented this yet, please consider incorporating the
    submitted patch.  Thanks.

Jay Ford, Network Engineering Group, Information Technology Services
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242
email: jay-ford at, phone: 319-335-5555, fax: 319-335-2951

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