[Techtalk] network trouble

Hamster hamster at hamsternet.org
Sun Oct 19 20:15:06 EST 2003

On Sun, 19 Oct 2003 19:44:26 +0200
Dominik Schramm <dominik.schramm at gmxpro.net> wrote:

> I have the same problem at work with RedHat machines that have
> two NICs but only one is active (ONBOOT=yes). If the other one is
> inactive and configured to use DHCP, the route for the link-local range is
> still set up.
> I'd very much like to see this resolved, so if you have a
> solution, please tell me. :-)

One method is to stop the process that assigns that 169 ip in the first
place. My knowledge is slightly limited here, but on MDK this is achieved by
uninstalling the tmdns package. A procedure I rather enjoy.


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