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1. IP Networking
I have two doubts here in DHCP Solaris environment.. could anyone please clarify me?
1. If a new client comes up and it needs an IP to be assigned by a DHCP server, how can it communicate with the DHCP server in the first case without any IP? The SUN doc says something about "BOOTP"... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: satish51392111
I would like to know the entire network packets exchange, sequence between a linux dhcp client workstation & dhcp server as client comes up starting from OS booting stage as network service starts to the time client gets dhcp IP address. This would be in a typical LAN ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sudhirav
I have used "smit tcpip" to setup dhcp client but it does not work. Don't know why. Now I want to try using commands to do the job. I have studied commands chdev and mktcpip but did not find howto.
Please help. Thank you! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: aixlover
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
In dhcp client , how to specify no of retiral attempts for getting IP ?
man dhclient.conf - has rery timeout but i m looking for attempts
Also option nwip.autoretries uint8; - i guess this is for dhcpd server
I basically want to expire after the first attempt.
Any... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ramchan10
I have openserver 5.0.7 running on a machine and would like to know how to configure a dhcp client for it and make it run at startup.
Thank you. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: izzzy
I am trying to configure my jumpstart server to install Solaris 10 on a T1000 machine(target) over WAN. I do not know the IP address of the client, i wish the client to get the IP address from DHCP.
how do i configure my /etc/netboot hierarchy. One option would be to keep the wanboot.conf in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hemalsid
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Surely there's an easier way to do this, lets see if anyone knows! I am new to scripting so go easy on me!
I have the following script and at the moment it doesn't work and I believe the problem is that I am using a while loop within a while loop. When I run the script using sh -x I can see... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: StevePace
8. IP Networking
I'm currently using red hat 6.1 and PUMP DHCP Client, I have a Cable Modem from which I aquire my leases. I've configured the lcient corrctly to the best of my knowledge and if get assigned an IP address on the subnet for my local Ubr, however when I go to use any HTTP based program all my requests... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: r00t.$h3ll
9. IP Networking
I use DHCP on my AIX box at home . I want to connect to my Cable ISP as a
DHCP Client . the thing I did was this :
Communications Applications and Services
Use DHCP for TCPIP Configuration and Startup
"Select the interface you want to use"
"Enter a hostname"
after... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: zumbi