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Old 10-05-2003, 05:47 AM   #1
Lost_linux_Noob
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dhcp


i am using madrake.... a wise person told me inorder to solve my IP problems i would need to turn on the dhcp on my linux sysetm... but noobie me did not tell this person what linux that i am using... (mandrake) .... this person said that it was just one command that does this ... and i can not find this person right now and i am in kinda of an emergency.... can some one help me?????
 
Old 10-05-2003, 06:06 AM   #2
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i also have somthing wrong with the "ipchains for kernel 2.4"
it got to here in the boot up and now it wont do a thing..... did i break it???? is it fixable??? linux dosent like me..... =(
 
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to make an interface use dhcp there are loads of ways to go at it. the most direct one would be to just edit /etc/sysconfg/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 and change "static" to "dhcp"
 
  


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