On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 04:41:01PM +0100, Donncha O Caoimh wrote:
> There's a machine on the local network looking for an IP via dhcpd. It
> keeps looking for the same IP.
>> 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
It sounds like the card itself is able to transmit, but not recieve
(possibly to hardware failure on the NIC, or possibly a misconfigured
switch). If the former, and if you are on a switched network, looking
at the switch(es) should allow to track which port on the switch the
card is plugged into.
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