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[http://roy.marples.name/projects/dhcpcd/ dhcpcd] is a DHCP and DHCPv6 client. It is currently the most feature-rich open source DHCP client, see the home page for the full list of features.
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== Installation ==
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The {{Pkg|dhcpcd}} package is available in the [[official repositories]]. It is part of the {{Grp|base}} group, so it is likely already installed on your system.
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You might be interested in {{AUR|dhcpcd-ui}}, which is a GTK+ frontend for the ''dhcpcd'' daemon (and optionally [[wpa_supplicant]]). It features a configuration dialogue and the ability to enter a pass phrase for wireless networks.
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== Configuration ==
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Revision as of 20:11, 17 February 2014

dhcpcd is a DHCP and DHCPv6 client. It is currently the most feature-rich open source DHCP client, see the home page for the full list of features.

Installation

The dhcpcd package is available in the official repositories. It is part of the base group, so it is likely already installed on your system.

You might be interested in dhcpcd-uiAUR, which is a GTK+ frontend for the dhcpcd daemon (and optionally wpa_supplicant). It features a configuration dialogue and the ability to enter a pass phrase for wireless networks.

Configuration

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Reason: please use the first argument of the template to provide a brief explanation. (Discuss in Talk:Dhcpcd#)