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Re: Revisted Eth1 problem



On Thu, 2007-09-20 at 10:19 +1000, 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.
It would be amazing if executing service network restart did not
disconnect you from the net since network is the program that does the
connecting.
> 
> 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
> 
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