DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-03
Re: dhclient broken today
Matthew Dillon said on Mar 14, 2004 at 22:04:42:
> :With today's kernel, dhclient hangs indefinitely for me -- doesn't
> :configure the interface, doesn't return (I waited a minute or so), no
> :error in syslogs.
> :A kernel from March 12 sources works.
> Is that just the kernel or a new world too? dhclient (old world, new
> kernel) appears to work for me. I'll do a full buildworld/installworld
> right now.
Old world, but I also tried doing "make" in the dhclient subdir and
running that binary, same result.
> So some extra debugging might be in order here... if you ^C it and
> get yourself to a root prompt, can you either (a) run dhclient manually
> and it works
Tried that before sending the mail, it didn't work
> or (b) ifconfig the interface manually and THAT works.
I don't think I can do that here (cable modem, no static IP
addresses), but I can try carrying my laptop to work tomorrow... will
also try static config of my current DHCP settings after a reboot, but
don't know whether that will work