Bug#569761: The squeeze netinst doesn't configure DHCP correctly once installed.
On Sun, Feb 14, 2010 at 12:58 AM, Patrick Naylor
> Using Debian Squeeze netinst (mini.iso) I can make the installation
> but after rebooting the system for the first time, I have no internet
> conection. The modem is detected. I excecute 'ifdown eth1' then 'ifup
> eth1' and appears the DHCPDESCOVER ending with No DHCP offers
> received. I have checked /etc/hosts, /etc/network/interfaces,
> /etc/resolv.conf and they all are OK.
> I used to be able to make the netinstall with no errors at all with
> Lenny 5.03 but no with Lenny 5.04 which does not detect the modem so I
> cannot even install at all.
> Architecture: i386 (i686)
>From your description, a guess would be a kernel related issue. Could
you install linux-image-2.6-486 and test if it works?
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