Package dhcp-client

Provides the ISC DHCP client daemon and dhclient-script

DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) is a protocol which allows
individual devices on an IP network to get their own network
configuration information (IP address, subnetmask, broadcast address,
etc.) from a DHCP server. The overall purpose of DHCP is to make it
easier to administer a large network.

This package provides the ISC DHCP client.

File Formats
File Description
dhclient.conf DHCP client configuration file
dhclient.leases DHCP client lease database
System Administration
Command Description
dhclient Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Client
dhclient-script DHCP client network configuration script