Re: DHCP client stopped getting responses from ATTBI server
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On Monday 24 June 2002 18:02, Alex Roitman wrote:
> I had my home system on a cable modem with AT&T Broadband
> as a provider for about a year. Everything worked perfectly
> well, until about a week ago they must have switched the
> DHCP server. Now my dhclient gets no DHCPOFFERS at all!!!
> I also happen to have a working WinNT installation on the
> same box. Mysteriously, it has no troubles connecting to
> DHCP server and obtaining a lease. Unfortunately, I don't
> know how to get more DHCP details from NT.
I've encountered the same problem with RoadRunner. The way the RoadRunner
tech explained it to me, when they make changes to the server, those changes
are not being properly propigated. Shutting down the cable modem, and then
starting it back up after a minute or two fixes it.
Not sure how Windows works around this, or what a more elegant solution would
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