DHClient with Multiple ip's

Ryan Merrick sandshrimp at comcast.net
Sat Aug 23 19:05:59 PDT 2003

Don wrote:
> I am attempting to have dhclient grab two ip's from comcast.  I already 
> have them allowing me two ip's for my account and dhclient is working so 
> far grabbing the one ip.  I know I have to set up the dhclient.conf with 
> the pseudo section, but I am lost as what to do with the 
> dhclient-script.  It has to be different as to not drop the main 
> interface ip configuration, but everything I do seems to just assign the 
> same ip to the iface twice.   Does it have to alias the second ip?  Are 
> there any suggestions you can give me?
>  FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASE-p13 #22
> isc-dhcp3-3.0.1.r11
> Thank you for any help you can give,
> Don

I tried this a year ago with Attbi. The second IP has to be aliased to 
interface with a netmask of . One problem I had was that 
DHCP would not assign two IP addresses to one MAC address.  I was able 
to get two addresses but I could only use one at a time.

-Ryan Merrick

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