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Old 04-09-2008, 10:14 AM   #1
kumarkumar
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Renew IP address in Dynamic IP


In Windows you enter the following commands in DOS to renew your IP in Dymanic IP:-
Code:
ipconfig /flushdns
ipconfig /release
ipconfig /renew
What are the equivalent commands in Linux?
 
Old 04-09-2008, 10:50 AM   #2
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http://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/trench/16013.html
http://blogs.pingpoet.com/overflow/a.../04/15739.aspx

Google?
 
Old 04-09-2008, 01:28 PM   #3
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As root,

Code:
ifconfig eth0 down
ifconfig eth0 up
 
Old 04-11-2008, 01:13 AM   #4
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@mrrangerman: Since when does ifconfig eth0 up do DHCP requests?

I guess you'd need to:
Code:
dhclient eth0
-or-
dhcpcd eth0
after getting the interface back up.
 
  


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