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Re: Revisted Eth1 problem



david walcroft wrote:
> Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
>> Tim wrote:
>>  
>>> On Tue, 2007-09-18 at 19:16 -0500, Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
>>>    
>>>> As far as changes, I suspect that the Windows machine was providing
>>>> the DHCP server, and an update turned it off. (Internet connection
>>>> sharing, I think.)       
>>> I would expect the opposite, turning on internet connection sharing
>>> tends to also turn the box into a DHCP server.  At least that was my
>>> experience in the past.
>>>
>>>     
>> It does, but an update can turn off Internet connection sharing. (I
>> was not sure of the name.) You never know what a Windows update will
>> do. I have even seen machines running 2 firewall programs because an
>> update urned on the Windows firewall, even though they already had
>> one running. It messed up printing to a network printer. I have even
>> seen DHCP blocked by installing a new firewall.
>>
>> Mikkel
>>   
> I now have the problem in which using "service network restart"
> disconnects me from the net.
> 
> my /var/log/messages after a reboot
> 
> Sep 17 11:52:40 reddwarf NET[1838]: /sbin/dhclient-script : updated
> /etc/resolv.conf
> Sep 17 11:52:40 reddwarf dhclient: bound to 121.208.35.242 -- renewal in
> 1551 seconds.
> Sep 17 11:52:40 reddwarf kernel: eth1: link up, 100Mbps, full-duplex,
> lpa 0x41E1
> Sep 17 11:52:40 reddwarf dhclient: DHCPDISCOVER on eth1 to
> 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 7
> Sep 17 11:52:47 reddwarf dhclient: DHCPDISCOVER on eth1 to
> 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 16
> Sep 17 11:53:03 reddwarf dhclient: DHCPDISCOVER on eth1 to
> 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 14
> /var/log/messages                                                         
> Thanks  david

Do you still have eth1 set to get its IP address via DHCP?
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