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Bug#239591: marked as done (Hostname needed for DHCP)



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Subject: Hostname needed for DHCP
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Package: installation-reports

Debian-installer-version: beta 3 with base from
http://gluck.debian.org/cdimage/testing/sarge_d-i/i386/beta3/sarge-i386-n=
etinst.iso
uname -a: Linux (none) 2.4.25-1-386 #1 Tue Feb 24 08:11:13 EST 2004 i686
unknown (from shell in installer)
Date: March 23, 2004
Method: Boot from CD-Rom

Machine: N/A
Processor: N/A
Memory: N/A
Root Device: N/A
Root Size/partition table: N/A
Output of lspci: N/A

Base System Installation Checklist:

Initial boot worked:    [O]
Configure network HW:   [O]
Config network:         [E]
Detect CD:              [ ]
Load installer modules: [ ]
Detect hard drives:     [ ]
Partition hard drives:  [ ]
Create file systems:    [ ]
Mount partitions:       [ ]
Install base system:    [ ]
Install boot loader:    [ ]
Reboot:                 [ ]
[O] =3D OK, [E] =3D Error (please elaborate below), [ ] =3D didn't try it

Comments/Problems:

I noticed the the installer asks for a hostname only after it attempts to
get a DHCP lease. Some ISP (@Home is (in)famous for it in the Netherlands=
)
require a specific hostname in the DHCP request in order for a lease to b=
e
granted.

Suggestion: First ask for a hostname and then request a DHCP lease (using
the supplied hostname)

Sincerly,

Laurens Blankers

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Source: netcfg
Source-Version: 0.71

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
netcfg, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

netcfg-dhcp_0.71_i386.udeb
  to pool/main/n/netcfg/netcfg-dhcp_0.71_i386.udeb
netcfg-static_0.71_i386.udeb
  to pool/main/n/netcfg/netcfg-static_0.71_i386.udeb
netcfg_0.71.dsc
  to pool/main/n/netcfg/netcfg_0.71.dsc
netcfg_0.71.tar.gz
  to pool/main/n/netcfg/netcfg_0.71.tar.gz
netcfg_0.71_i386.udeb
  to pool/main/n/netcfg/netcfg_0.71_i386.udeb



A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is
attached.

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to 239591@bugs.debian.org,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

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Format: 1.7
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2004 10:51:48 -0700
Source: netcfg
Binary: netcfg-static netcfg-dhcp netcfg
Architecture: source i386
Version: 0.71
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Install System Team <debian-boot@lists.debian.org>
Changed-By: Joshua Kwan <joshk@triplehelix.org>
Description: 
 netcfg     - Configure the network (udeb)
 netcfg-dhcp - Configure the network via DHCP (udeb)
 netcfg-static - Configure a static network (udeb)
Closes: 239284 239591 243543 248071 253543 255185 255187 255984
Changes: 
 netcfg (0.71) unstable; urgency=low
 .
   * Joshua Kwan
     - Remove XSIisms in dhclient-script.
     - Evaluate argv[0] after calling basename on it so that we can strcmp it
       against "ptom". It somehow didn't happen in the internal dhclient-script
       context, but appeared during testing in the shell.
     - Add Thomas Hood to Uploaders.
     - Re-enable broadcast stuff in dhclient-script, fixing a Sparc (at least)
       regression.
     - Remove kill_dhcp_client prototype from netcfg.h because it's now static.
     - Change newline + a space to just a newline to end some disable_dhcp
       woes.
     - Warn if there's no default route available after getting a DHCP lease.
       (Closes: #253543)
     - Don't add 'auto' or hotplug mapping lines for 16-bit PCMCIA devices.
       (Closes: #248071, #239284)
     - Add a missing fclose in iface_is_hotpluggable.
   * Christian Perrier
     - netcfg-dhcp.templates
       Some rewrite for being clearer, possibly. Run debconf-updatepo
   * Thomas Hood
     - Change interfaces options that use underscore to hyphens. No loss
       of functionality. (Closes: #255185)
     - *.c:
       + Test for NULL pointers before using empty_str()
     - netcfg.c, netcfg-dhcp.c, netcfg-static.c
       + Handle the case where there are no interfaces.  Just ask for a
         hostname and write basic /etc/network/interfaces and /etc/hosts
         files.  (Closes: #243543)
     - netcfg-common.c:
       + netcfg_get_interface(): Don't exit if there are no interfaces.
         Instead just return with variables set to 0.
       + netcfg_write_common(): write basic /etc/network/interfaces and
         /etc/hosts files even if the ipaddress is 0.
     - static.c:
       + Add resolvconf support (Closes: #255187)
       + Add comments to /e/n/i about which packages implement which options
     - dhcp.c
       + Add comments to /e/n/i about which packages implement which options
       + Fix race to dhcp_exit_status after dhcp_running set to 0.
       + Count iterations in the polling loop instead of checking the time()
       + Use waitpid(dhcp_pid,,) instead of wait() to get child status
         since we don't want the status of, e.g., killall.sh
       + Eliminate use of dhcp_running and use (dhcp_pid>0) in its place
       + Eliminate some unnecessary calls to kill_dhcp_client()
       + Mark local variables with "static"
       + Eliminate use of quit_after_hostname by creating HOSTNAME_SANS_NETWORK
         from HOSTNAME and DOMAIN_SANS_NETWORK from DOMAIN
       + Use DHCP hostname as the default hostname if no hostname is set
         (Closes: #239591)
       + Write hostname provided to the DHCP client in order to get a lease
         on the "hostname" option line for the interface in /e/n/i
       + If the user backs up from netcfg/get_hostname, go to retry question
       + Wait at least two seconds for DHCP client to exit  (Closes: #255984)
       + Clean up code
         . Always use spaces for indentation
         . Improve comments
         . Reorder state machine states
         . Move some functions around
     - netcfg-dhcp.templates:
       + More updates
       + Run debconf-updatepo again
    * Updated translations:
     - German (de.po) by Alwin Meschede
     - Greek (el.po) by George Papamichelakis
     - Basque (eu.po) by Piarres Beobide Egaña
     - Hebrew (he.po) by Lior Kaplan
     - Japanese (ja.po) by Kenshi Muto
     - Dutch (nl.po) by Bart Cornelis
     - Portuguese (Brazil) (pt_BR.po) by André Luís Lopes
     - Turkish (tr.po) by Osman Yüksel
     - Ukrainian (uk.po) by Eugeniy Meshcheryakov
     - Simplified Chinese (zh_CN.po) by Carlos Z.F. Liu
Files: 
 58b6257cce0d230e75f7ee2467ad754f 1507 debian-installer optional netcfg_0.71.dsc
 dc677a67933085b2cf262d62b0e63678 171100 debian-installer optional netcfg_0.71.tar.gz
 14189789f5cd2325ad21ae2c383fa823 130144 debian-installer optional netcfg_0.71_i386.udeb
 228cc299b197be17d2ffb37267fccc51 99072 debian-installer optional netcfg-dhcp_0.71_i386.udeb
 84de5825143cfe34c9c8fbba5a0cff44 110098 debian-installer optional netcfg-static_0.71_i386.udeb
package-type: udeb

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