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Blag-foo 09-28-2003 09:07 PM

DHCP server in slackware 9.1?
Does anyone know whether or not slackware 9.1 comes with a dhcp server and if so how i would configure it I wanna set it up my M$ box behind it

acid_kewpie 09-29-2003 04:20 AM

it will come with dhcpd no problem. for configuration guides, see the DHCP-howto at

wonderpun 09-29-2003 09:04 AM

Hmm, I think that there's a package DHCP on your Slackware CD. (in the /n directory) You can install that and like acid_kewpie suggested find a DHCP-howto on

Blag-foo 09-29-2003 08:10 PM

uhh i get the an error, says device does not exist when i try to add as a host or whatever to eth1 (the command was add host dev eth1) said the device did not exist or something along those lines (not sitting in front of my machine right now) adding to my hosts file doesnt seem to help either 8( ifconfig eth1 brings up all the proper info though

Blag-foo 09-30-2003 10:18 AM

okay so im back at home the exact error message that im recieving is

SIOCADDRT: No such device

this help at all?

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