On Thu, 05 Dec 2002 13:51:49 -0500
Peter van Oene <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Having trouble getting my DHCP working after a 2.4.20 kernel upgrade.
> My interfaces work fine manually configured at time. However, I have
> two issues.
> 1: DHCP doens't work. I have used etherconf to set them to auto and
> also ran dhclient (i don't seem to have dhcpcd). Ethereal displays no
> packets at all leaving the interface (bootp requests etc)
> 2: At times, when manually configuring using "ifconfig eth0 add
> 192.168.2.5" a logical eth0:0 is created instead of the address being
> assigned to the physical. I can't seem to change this when it occurs.
> I can down the 0:0, but when I issue the command again, I get it
> I'm likely doing something dumb, but am getting really frustrated ;-)
> Thanks for any tips
can't help you out much but maybe you could try reading the manpages on
dhclient and dhclient.conf. Perhaps something useful in there.
- From: Peter van Oene <email@example.com>