Bug #61

dhclient broken

Added by sharun over 8 years ago. Updated over 7 years ago.

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Description

Version tested: DragonflyBSD 1.4 Release
Sympthomes: dhclient can't receive DHCPOFFERS, becuse he does not send
anything over the wire.

`tcpdump -n -i xl0 -vvv` shows, that bootp request packet was sent, but
not xmit led
on netcard, not data led on cable modem are blinking.
Confirmed with xl/rl/tl polling on and off.

History

#1 Updated by justin over 8 years ago

> Version tested: DragonflyBSD 1.4 Release
> Sympthomes: dhclient can't receive DHCPOFFERS, becuse he does not send
> anything over the wire.
>
> `tcpdump -n -i xl0 -vvv` shows, that bootp request packet was sent, but
> not xmit led
> on netcard, not data led on cable modem are blinking.
> Confirmed with xl/rl/tl polling on and off.

I have two separate 1.4 machines with rl cards connecting through DHCP -
one to a local dhcp server, and another to my cable Internet provider,
without issues. I suspect your problem is with hardware. Are you getting
a link light on the card when the cat5 cable is plugged in?

#2 Updated by tomaz.borstnar over 8 years ago

pravi:
> I have two separate 1.4 machines with rl cards connecting through DHCP -

i often use dhcp in vmware for dfly and no problems seen.

Toma┼ż

#3 Updated by corecode about 8 years ago

broken hardware

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