Re: 2.4.4 breaks dhcpcd with Realtek 8139

From: Garett Spencley (
Date: Sun Apr 29 2001 - 10:46:35 EST

> I'm plugged in to a cable modem, with the DHCP server at the ISP. The
> server requires the MAC address to be registered, so sending the DHCP
> request with a different MAC address could cause the symptoms. I doubt
> it's a timing problem - replacing the 8139 driver with the 2.4.3 version
> but otherwise using the distributed 2.4.4 makes DHCP work as expected.

I meant to get back sooner. I'm also plugged into a cable modem (though
trhough a 5 port hub). Same symptoms for me.


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