[driverloader] My wlan does not get an IP from DHCP
roberto_lists at dowit.net
Fri Jan 2 15:20:45 EST 2004
As I said in one of my other emails...I changed it to Managed, and
corrected bootproto to equal to dhcp. I still don't get ip address.
About getting help from Suse...you are right...I'm not getting much from
About The weather around here, so far so good. We only got a few days
under 0 (Celsius), a couple of snow falls (just in time for Xmas and
very mild), and for the most part very bright beautiful cold sunny
Again, thanks for your help!
On Fri, 2004-01-02 at 13:53, Urs Mueller wrote:
> Roberto sagte:
> > Good Morning from Chicago!
> Good Evening from Berne, Switzerland!
> > gets recognize, I can " iwlist wlan0 scan " and check my environment,
> > iwconfig shows my card properly connected, and ifconfig shows my card,
> > but without IP address:
> > wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0C:41:AD:D3:21
> > UP BROADCAST NOTRAILERS MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
> > RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> > TX packets:0 errors:7 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> > collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
> > RX bytes:0 (0.0 b) TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)
> > this is my ifcfg_wlan0:
> > BOOTPROTO='static'
> How cames this ^^^^
> There should be a 'dhcp'!
> > MTU=''
> > REMOTE_IPADDR=''
> > STARTMODE='onboot'
> > DHCLIENT_MODIFY_RESOLV_CONF='yes'
> > DHCLIENT_SET_DEFAULT_ROUTE='yes'
> > DHCLIENT_PRIMARY_DEVICE='yes'
> > UNIQUE=''
> > WIRELESS_ESSID='OhrockNet'
> > WIRELESS_KEY=''
> > WIRELESS_MODE='Ad-hoc'
> > WIRELESS_NICK=''
> > WIRELESS_NWID=''
> The rest seems ok.
> > I also tried setting the mode as Managed, same result.
> I don't know how of if 'Ad-hoc' will work with dhcp.
> > I think that this is something related to suse...but I don't know
> > where to look of how to troubleshoot the problem any further.
> The free SuSE - Support isn't covering much issues. The most help
> you will get on lists or in the newsgroups.
> Cold there in Chicago?
> Urs Mueller
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