6.2-RC1 /boot/loader | dhclient

Andrew Thompson thompsa at freebsd.org
Sun Nov 19 16:55:29 PST 2006

On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 01:49:57AM +0100, Norbert Augenstein wrote:
>     Hi list,
>     i just want to note that after updating to RC1 /boot/loader
>     still refuses to boot with Grub. -> endless rebooting
>     chainloading works though, fortunately. 
>     dhclient shows a similar behavior to that Steve Franks reported
>     Nov 13 on -CURRENT.
>     After 20 min of inactivity the route gets flushed on my laptop,
>     calling dhclient wi0 from the command line remedies the problem
>     until it gets flushed again.
>     isc-dhclient does not exhibit this behavior, the route never gets
>     flushed.

Linkstate handling is known to be broken in wi(4) which dhclient relies
on, you may just have to use isc-dhclient.


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