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Re: FTP install w/ @home cable
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: FTP install w/ @home cable
- From: John Kerbawy <john_(_at_)_NOC_(_dot_)_maKintosh_(_dot_)_com>
- Date: Sun, 30 Jan 2000 18:53:11 -0600 (CST)
| > Hi I wanted to do an FTP install, but I cannot get openbsd to dhcp
| > with the cable modem properly. I have an @home cable modem setup, that
| > does not require any special software for windows, but it has to dhcp
| > its static address or it will not work. Unfortunately, I have not been
| > able to do this with the boot disk. Has anyone had success with this?
| What did you set your hostname to?
| Did you set it to the identifier that the @home people give you?
| You have to. Otherwise, it won't work.
Is this the same for Road Runner and MediaOne? A friend of mine was trying
to get OpenBSD up on her MediaOne connection in Manchester, NH and it
wasn't working. Last I heard, she was getting an IP assigned with the
DHCP but she couldn't connect outside, or even ping her gateway. Any
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