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Old 09-18-2005, 10:52 AM   #1
ktspud
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Acronym for service to supply tcp/ip info on boot


I know I will probably kick myself very hard when I find the answer to this one but whilst doing CISCO IT Essentials II module 9 quiz (I can't even find the answer in the course material which is really annoying!!) I have searched everywhere for the answer to the following question; I currently feel as if it would be easier to find answers on alchemy... Anyway the question is, "you would like your Linux workstation to use the TCP/IP protocol. Which service should you activate in order to have all of the TCP/IP information automatically supplied to your workstation when it boots? (type the acronym).

I hope someone can release me from my torture....
 
Old 09-18-2005, 11:03 AM   #2
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Let's reword it, to be of more help: "which service runs and provides all the tcp/ip (ip address, dns, etc) information without you having to manually type them in?" Hint: it's not something that is specific to any OS.

This is an extremely basic question - you need to reread and fully understand your books and coursework or the course will be of no use to you. Which will be a waste of money come exam time.

Last edited by XavierP; 09-18-2005 at 11:06 AM.
 
Old 09-18-2005, 11:09 AM   #3
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apologies for asking a basic question

I apologise for asking a basic question I guess I misunderstood the newbie term - I will refrain from posting until I feel more confident.
 
Old 09-18-2005, 11:36 AM   #4
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solved.

i mistyped DHCP in the assessment sorry I didn't check this before now!
 
  


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