networking won't come back up until reboot after ISP outage
theultramage at gmail.com
Mon Nov 9 00:28:37 UTC 2009
> When the connection goes down and comes back up it will take 5 minutes
> before my FreeBSD gateway box checks the lease and decides if a
> in order. This is automatic. If I am sitting in front of my computer
> want to speed this up I issue /etc/rc.d/netif restart on the gateway
> will come up and be happy in about 10 seconds, rather than waiting
out the 5
> minute time out.
In my case the router does get the renewed ip, as I described earlier.
However, even after waiting 8+ hours, the system will not recover from
the outage properly (reason unknown). That's what this thread is all about.
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