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Old 07-27-2007, 08:08 AM   #1
seanh1986
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Connect Router With FreeBSD


Hey,

I'm setting up a LAN between my Windows system and my FreeBSD system. I am a total newbie when it comes to Linux (and FreeBSD). I Have already set-up the router and it's settings using windows. How do I get the FreeBSD connected with the router as well?

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Old 07-27-2007, 08:48 AM   #2
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No configuration is required. You simply plug the computer (any computer, any OS) into the router and let it automatically get a DHCP lease from the router (which it should do by default).
 
  


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