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Re: Bug#239952: kernel-source-2.6.4: qla2xxx contains non-freefirmware

Tollef Fog Heen wrote:

| * Nathanael Nerode 
| | > The whole reason why I want said DSL card is so I can do stuff like
| | > bringing up IPv6 tunnels properly,
| | 
| | Yeah, I can do that.
| How does the cable modem notify your box when the cable provider
| reboots the service and you get a new IP (or are they allocated
| statically, thereby bypassing the problem)?  

Well, I have ADSL with a similar set-up (black box ADSL modem which has
a phone line in one end and ethernet out the other) and I get my IP
assigned to me through DHCP.

| In order to update DNS, IPv6 tunnels and such when the link goes up
| and down, I need to know about those changes.

dhcpcd can be configured to run a script when the IP changes - works
for me.


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