DHCP ?? LFS

Bart Decker info at dcs-stein.nl
Fri Mar 21 06:43:23 PST 2003


- working again - (static-ip) ....will work out DHCP another time .

WG BD


"Jeroen Coumans" <jeroencoumans at gmx.net> wrote in message
news:3E798493.1070705 at gmx.net...
> Bart Decker wrote:
> > There is no modules.conf in /etc . It wasn't there when working with a
> > static IP address , so i see no reason why it should be there . Isn't it
> > only needed when you use modules to compile the kernel ??
> > Still getting the same error message after recompiling the kernel
(checked
> > the network devices) .
>
> Nope you have to adjust the BLFS script then, because of this line in
> http://beyond.linuxfromscratch.org/view/cvs/connect/configdhcp.html:
>
> cat > /etc/sysconfig/network-devices/ifup-eth0 << "EOF"
> #!/bin/sh
>
> source /etc/sysconfig/rc || exit
> source $rc_functions || exit
> source $network_devices/ifconfig.eth0 || exit
>
> echo "Bringing up the eth0 interface..."
> modprobe eth0 <-------------------
> loadproc $DHCP_PROG $DHCP_START
> EOF
>
> Specifying eth0 in/etc/modules.conf (alias eth0 <networkcard>) should
> supress the error you're getting without modifying the script. But
> anyway, this is clearly an error in BLFS since it assumes everybody will
> use network card modules.
>
>
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> Jeroen Coumans
>
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