david walcroft wrote: > 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: /sbin/dhclient-script : updated > /etc/resolv.conf > Sep 17 11:52:40 reddwarf dhclient: bound to 126.96.36.199 -- 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 > It sounds like you have a configuration problem. When you set the static address, did you remember to change BOOTPROTO to none instead of dhcp? The configuration GUI should do it automatically, but if you edit ifcfg-eth1 yourself, you have to change it. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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