On Thu, Apr 05 2001 at 04:41PM, Donncha O Caoimh(donncha.ocaoimh at tradesignals.com) wrote:
: There's a machine on the local network looking for an IP via dhcpd. It
: keeps looking for the same IP.
Of course it does - DHCP binds an IP address to the MAC address of the
interface for as long as the lease time is set for... there's your first
: I tried to ping the IP but it doesn't exist so it's not listening to the
: DHCP server. Nobody has complained that their machine is off-line so I'm
: baffled as to what machine is causing the trouble!
:: Here's some log file stuff.
:: Apr 5 16:28:21 mail dhcpd: DHCPREQUEST for 192.168.1.66 from
: 00:00:21:ce:fe:dd via eth1
and there's your second clue.
Just find the machine with that MAC address, and Bob's yr mother's
brother.. although, as the fella says, "if it ain't broke.." yadda yadda
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