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Old 09-26-2009, 12:41 PM   #1
markdb77
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dhcp failed?


during initial startup of Backtrack, it now says FAILED under starting DHCP, and also is says dhcp3??

Now I cannot even open WICD connection manager to connect to the internet.

i don't know what i did to cause this...
how do i fix?
do i need to reset something?

thanks
 
Old 09-26-2009, 07:15 PM   #2
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Are you trying to create a DHCP server or connect to the network using DHCP?

Thanks,

Jon
 
Old 09-26-2009, 10:48 PM   #3
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I think he's talking about dhcpcd since he's a client connecting to the internet. Could you give us the exact error message?
 
  


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