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alaios 12-11-2003 07:21 AM

dhcp clients
Hi there do u know where i canb find the configuration files for dhcp clients? The server is already installed.
Dou know how i can tell something like this:
If u can find the dns server take the ip address that provides you.
If the dns server is not accessible then take a static ip (ex.

vladkrack 12-11-2003 12:00 PM

Try the command pump, or dhcpcd, it will get the ip for you...

alaios 12-11-2003 12:52 PM

This doesn't seems to be helpful

aqoliveira 12-11-2003 01:00 PM


try looking in the /var/lib/dhcp there should be a file that says dhcp.clients I think which holds all the settings but not sure if u able to do what u r asking for.


h/w 12-11-2003 04:08 PM

dhclient is good enough for this.
u can edit dhclient.conf ltr on.

darkknight_9 12-12-2003 08:19 AM

I have a problem with the DHCP RELEASE. It seems to me as if Fedora doesn't do a DHCP release before shutting down/rebooting. Anyone with any ideas? I need this to be done so that I can reuse the same hostname with a different IP.

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