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Old 08-06-2004, 10:37 AM   #1
banksy
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dhclient and localhost


I have recently got my adsl working on Debian using dhclient to talk to my router. The problem now is when I run dhclient my localhost loopback loses it's IP address. ANyone know why?
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Old 08-06-2004, 11:28 AM   #2
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Just a guess, try specifying which interface dhclient should use.
 
Old 08-06-2004, 07:28 PM   #3
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Sorry, this is very new to me, how do I do that? Is it in my dhclient.conf?

Currently it is very simple and looks like:

alias {
interface "eth0";
}

lease {
interface "eth0";
option domain-name-servers 203.216.70.70;
}
 
  


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