On Thursday 2009 January 15 10:58:28 Frank McCormick wrote:
>Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
>> On Thursday 2009 January 15 09:09:11 Frank McCormick wrote:
>>> Jan 15 10:00:09 debian dhclient: DHCPREQUEST on eth0 to 192.168.1.1 port
>>> 67 Jan 15 10:00:26 debian dhclient: DHCPREQUEST on eth0 to 192.168.1.1
>>> port 67 Jan 15 10:01:32 debian last message repeated 4 times
>>> Jan 15 10:02:36 debian last message repeated 6 times
>>> Can anyone tell me what's going on ??
>> Looks like eth0 is sending out a DHCPREQUEST (i.e. requesting an IP from
>> the network) roughly every 10-15 seconds. Sounds like your local dhclient
>> is misconfigured.
> Strange because there have been no changes (other than updates) on
>this machine for weeks. And it just started doing this.
It could actually be a change with the DHCP server on the network, it could be
giving out leases that are already expired or something. Still, it's
definitely a DHCP problem.
>The daemon log is being filled with the same stuff.
>the avihi-daemon was just updated and it's still doing the same thing!!
Yeah, avahi does a few things everytime a network connection comes up and goes
down, DBUS might as well. It looks like your network connection on eth0 is
bouncing quite a bit.
You might try restarting the network on the machine.
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