Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Compile error on IDE Power Mac driver
Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2005 16:42:36
Message-Id: 438F27BA.50701@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Compile error on IDE Power Mac driver by Charles Trois
> The cause of the trouble seems to be pointed out by the line > "dhcpcd[4718]: timed out waiting for a valid DHCP server response" (and > there is indeed quite a delay at the stage "Running dhcpcd"). > > But now what can I do to get this "valid DHCP server response"? There > seems to be nothing about dhcp in the .config file: what then? does it > suppose that I am already connected to the Net?
Yes. When you start eth0 with dhcp turned on, it does expect that there is a connection since it's looking for the DHCP server. If you manually set the IP, it will work with or without a connection. -Joe -- gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list