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Old 07-28-2005, 11:14 AM   #1
linuxhippy
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dhclient shutdown or reset


dhclient wlan0 will find my wireless network for about 5 minutes. Then it won't connect to the internet eventhough ifconfig shows that it still has an IP address. How can I shut down or reset dhclient? Shutdown it's PID?
 
Old 07-31-2005, 09:59 PM   #2
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/sbin/ifdown wlan0
 
Old 07-31-2005, 10:11 PM   #3
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I would release it using the command: dhclient -r
then renew with the command: dhclient wlan0

You could also use the command: ps -ax and kill it.
And you could use the command: service network restart

I would also check the nic settings for peerdns=yes
For example, on my box eth0 looks like this in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
PEERDNS=yes
 
  


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