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Old 12-05-2002, 08:25 AM   #1
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How can I assign an IP instead of DHCP?

My DHCP server has recently gone crazy, it's a Linksys Wirless NAT, and it's changing the IP every day.
I currently have my RH 7.2 server set up to use DHCP, how can I set it to not use DHCP and to permanently use the IP The Router's IP is and the subnet mask is
Old 12-05-2002, 08:50 AM   #2
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First configure your router to assign a static IP of then run netconfig on your redhat server and setup your network from there.
Old 12-06-2002, 04:37 PM   #3
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go network device control and from there you can do it.


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