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Re: [seul-edu] dhcp fails
I had this problem on an earlier version of Slackware. What it turned
out to be is that the card was initializing slow enough that the dhcpd
deamon fired before the card was up. Running dhcpd from the command
line after boot worked fine.
I altered the startup scripts and loaded other items between the scripts
that started the card and the scripts that started dhcpd. The delay was
enough to slow the login and allow the card to initialize
Pasco School District
----Push is the force exerted upon the door marked "Pull".----
----- Original Message -----
From: Dan Kubilos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2001 11:44 am
Subject: [seul-edu] dhcp fails
> I just installed redhat 7.1 on an asus laptop with a xircom pcmcia
> Network works great if I set a static ip
> but . ..
> machine will not get an ip via dhcp
> pump and dhcpd packages are installed.
> The dhcp server is an NT 4.0 machine.
> any suggestions?
> Dan Kubilos __\o_ ^
> K-8 Tech Coord