Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120732
LTC7527-DHCP Client doesn't receive address from DHCP server
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:01 EST
The following has be reported by IBM LTC:
DHCP Client doesn't receive address from DHCP server
OSA Express in QDIO mode
Linux guest running 2.4.21-11.EL or 2.4.21-12.EL (64 bit)
OSA entry in /etc/chandev.conf specifies fake_ll option
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have a DHCP server running on either intel box or s/390 Linux
2. From client issue : dhclient ethx (x is the interface)
DHCP client times out without receiving IP address from server
DHCP client would receive DHCP address.
I believe in order for this scenario to work, the client has to be
request that the server broadcast it's response back to the client.
I do not
see a way to pass such a request with dhclient.
broadcast on internal network not possible ?
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 111540 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.