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Bug#281924: FWD: Re: Bug#281924: Debian-installer report

On Sun, 2004-11-21 at 23:04, Frans Pop wrote:
> reassign 281924 netcfg
> severity 281924 minor
> retitle 281924 Ask for nameservers if missing from DHCP
> thanks
> There are probably quite a few of these routers with build-in dhcp servers 
> around that do not supply nameserver addresses in their default 
> configuration.
> Would it be possible to check if nameserver info was supplied by the DHCP 
> server and, if not, to show the nameserver dialog (at priority high)?

I am not sure how to do either of these things. Can I get this info from
Debian without reinstalling?

I am happy to reinstall the distro from scratch if necessary, but when
it hangs I have no access to a shell. Is there something that I should
monitor in another shell?
Chris Lale <chrislale@untrammelled.co.uk>

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