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Old 01-22-2006, 03:41 AM   #1
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Automatic renewal of network config through DHCP


Since I did an upgrade to dapper (I know it is still beta!), my dhcp client doesn't automatically renew my ip-config anymore. Any of you know what this could be?

It does request (and get) a ip when /etc/init.d/networking is run, but after about half an hour, it does not renew and the address is released. Therefore, my internet is disconnected every half an hour .

tnx,
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Old 01-22-2006, 03:37 PM   #2
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find where your 'lease' settings are and make them to whatever you want (depending on how long you keep your machine up..you could set it for hours, days, weeks, etc).
 
  


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