[Dnsmasq-discuss] dhcp_lease_time utility not working
simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Wed Aug 14 21:56:06 BST 2019
On 13/08/2019 06:39, Geert Stappers wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 12, 2019 at 05:31:05PM -0700, Tomasz Szajner wrote:
>> It looks like the dhcp_lease_time utility is not working anymore
>> (after I upgraded to version 2.80). I tracked it down to commit
>> 2b38e382, in the file contrib/lease-tools/dhcp_lease_time.c (when I
>> revert the change in this file, the utility works as expected). My
>> guess is that the author forgot to reverse the "greater-than" symbol
>> when multiplying both sides of the equation by -1, although I'm not
>> sure what the intent of the change was.
> | $ git log 2b38e382...2b38e382~1
> | commit 2b38e3823b12ab13f86c3a44648de436daadb1f6
> | Author: Petr Men?ï¿½k <pemensik at redhat.com>
> | Date: Fri Aug 17 10:20:05 2018 +0200
> | Minor improvements in lease-tools
> | Limit max interface name to fit into buffer.
> | Make sure pointer have to be always positive.
> | Close socket after received reply.
>> Appreciate any help.
> I think it is okay to send in a patch that reverts the breaking change.
No need send a patch. Thanks for the report: I just committed the fix.
Sorry for the breakage.
> FWIW I myself have no use case for the dhcp_lease_time utility.
> Geert Stappers
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