Frequent DHCP requests from Wii
jeffrey at goldmark.org
Wed Jan 9 18:47:06 PST 2008
On Jan 9, 2008, at 1:32 PM, Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Do you have an entry like:
> default-lease-time 100000;
> ...in your dhcpd.conf?
For the particular subnet, I've got this
> That might help convince the Wii to keep hold of its lease for a
> longer period of time without continuously renewing it every few
Unfortunately that doesn't help. But I thank you and others for this
I'll try setting min-lease-time (currently unset) to something like
1200 and see if that helps.
> Otherwise, talk to Sega or whoever about their DHCP client...
You and others have made the same comment. Even if Nintendo's DHCP
client is obnoxious, I certainly have a greater chance of gaining a
better understanding of what is going on by asking here than by
Basically what I wanted to know is whether what I'm seeing is anything
to worry about. The answer is "apparently not".
Jeffrey Goldberg http://www.goldmark.org/jeff/
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