[CentOS] CentOS 4.6 - dhcp issue

Thu Apr 17 20:31:13 UTC 2008
Kai Schaetzl <maillists at conactive.com>

Tom Brown wrote on Thu, 17 Apr 2008 19:40:21 +0100:

> Why 
> should that make any difference?

The conversations looked a bit like you had several clients with the same 
MAC in the LAN. This can happen if one copies existing config files.

Also, I know there are cases where a DHCPOFFER (or any DHCP packet from 
the server for that matter) may not make it over the bridge for the VMs).

I'm afraid I can't help more, I can just say that I've never seen such a 

> Apr 16 14:25:53 cobbler dhcpd: DHCPREQUEST for 
> ( from 00:0c:29:16:f8:b5 via eth0:

Any hint where that ( comes from? I see that you have the 
same on your successful conversation, though.

Is there a chance you have two DHCP servers on the LAN?


Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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