Can't get DHCP IP, may be avahi related

J. Pablo Fernández pupeno at
Thu Jun 28 20:42:17 UTC 2007

On Wednesday 27 June 2007 12:24:32 Michel D'HOOGE wrote:
> On Tuesday 26 June 2007 19:50:58 J. Pablo Fernández wrote:
> > whenever I get an IP the eth0:avahi interfare is not present
> I'd say it is normal. That interface is only created to provide
> minimalistic connectivity. As soon as you have a "real" IP address, avahi
> auto-ip is no longer needed.

Ok, so it is normal to have the avahi device... but I'd say it is not normal 
to have it so hard to get a DHCP address.

> You can also have a look at

That's not my bug... actually, once I have the IP, I keep hibernating and 
resuming because it goes on successfully getting an IP address. As soon as I 
reboot I'll spend the next two hours trying to get an IP.
J. Pablo Fernández <pupeno at> (

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