how do you turn off dhcp

I am trying to set up my system through sysinstall ; yet everytime the server starts I see dhcp looking for a connection.. how do you turn this off.
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I think you can stop the DHCP client service
As root, edit /etc/rc.conf and remove/comment the line:


and add the following:

ifconfig_xl0="inet netmask"

where xl0 is the identifier for your nic, and substitute whichever local and router ip address is appropriate to your network.  Reboot.

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