network problem on 8.2 stable
wblock at wonkity.com
Fri Nov 18 04:16:48 UTC 2011
On Thu, 17 Nov 2011, Xihong Yin wrote:
> I upgraded from 8.0 stable to 8.2 stable today. Now I can't connect to the
> network through the network adapter. I've set DCHP and SYNCDHCP in
> /etc/rc.conf and it worked in 8.0. It seems the dhclient problem. The ip
> address can't be obtained.
> When I run 'dhclient em0' manually, it shows that an ip address is leased.
> But actually it is not. The 'ifconfig em0' always shows an address of 0.0.0.0
> with active status.
> $dhclient em0
> DHCPREQUEST on em0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67
> DHCPACK from 192.168.3.1
> bound to 192.168.3.39 -- renewal in 43200 seconds
> $ifconfig em0
> em0: flags=8802<BROADCAST,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500
> ether 6c:62:6d:03:16:31
> inet 0.0.0.0 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 255.255.255.255
> nd6 options=29<PERFORMNUD,IFDISABLED,AUTO_LINKLOCAL>
> media: Ethernet autoselect (10baseT/UTP <half-duplex>)
> status: active
> Any help would be appreciated.
The interface is down: no "UP" in the flags. What happens if you just
do it manually:
ifconfig em0 up
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