ip addr changes on 5.3 but not on 4.8

Jonathan Chen jonc at chen.org.nz
Sun Feb 27 04:32:22 GMT 2005

On Sat, Feb 26, 2005 at 09:06:41PM -0500, Marty Landman wrote:
> At 10:32 AM 2/26/2005, Eric F Crist wrote:
> >>On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 04:16:40PM -0500, Marty Landman wrote:
> >>
> >>>that the IP address for the 5.3 box gets changed on a fairly regular 
> >>>basis
> [snip]
> >>>The 4.8 box's IP addr has been stable.
> >The other thing you could try would be to set a static IP on your 
> >workstations...
> I just can't help but notice that this is only a problem on my 5.3 box and 
> not on the 4.8. AFAIK the config's are identical, although obviously I am 
> still a newbie at this.

As I said earlier, it has nothing to do with the FreeBSD machines and
everything to do with the DHCP Server.
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                                                 Twice is coincidence.
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