cannot run dhcp-helper and dnsmasq at the same time

Bug #1233954 reported by Robert Collins on 2013-10-02
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dhcp-helper (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

libvirt installs and uses dnsmasq, but that stops dhcp-helper from running (and vice verca).

The bind-interfaces option to dnsmasq is meant to stop it listening globally, but it still appears to do so, and dhcp-helper also listens globally even when serving just one interface.

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