Re: Entire LAN goes boo with 2.5.64

Anders Widman (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 23:39:47 +0100

> On Fri, 7 Mar 2003, Anders Widman wrote:
>>Yes, you might be right. WinRoute is running as DCHP for the network,
>>and the problems do start as soon as Linux tries to lease an IP...

> If you are using DHCP, it is critical that every machine have a correctly
> set clock (see also: xntpd) Otherwise, the client may see the lease expire
> before it requested it. (what happens in such a case varies with the software
> and version.)

Yes, but everything works very good with 2.4.x kernels (all I have
tested so far). So the problems comes with 2.5.64.. And, there is not
much network traffic either when this happens...

> --Ricky

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