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Old 07-14-2003, 03:31 PM   #1
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Help, Nic Config

ok.. i installed BSD on a computer. and i set the nic card with a static IP, now i have no clue how to get into the setup utility to change the Configuation to DHCP so that the linksys router can assign me and IP and i can have internet.. PLEASE HELP MEEEE
Old 07-14-2003, 05:03 PM   #2
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I don't know much about DHCP and where to configure it.
Just an idea: maybe with /stand/sysinstall?
An other idea is to google search the web for some sample config files for DHCP, and manually prepare/edit those files (I always find this simpler than learning which utility does what and how)
Old 07-14-2003, 05:21 PM   #3
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thanks.. i got it all setup :-)
Old 07-15-2003, 10:44 AM   #4
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Please post your answer

something like
in /etc/rc.conf
or use
The answer will then be searchable for others...
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my answer probally wouldnt be a good idea for most people, i just happen'd to be able to because i wasnt that far into setting up the server for something i'd use it for.. I reformatted.. thats why i didnt post it


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