manually forcing a IP renewal

Derek Broughton news at
Mon Nov 26 23:50:40 UTC 2007

Wade Smart wrote:

> I use a sgb900 cablemodem by motorola and I have 22 computers on it. But
>   some cable companies limit the number of cpe's you can have. In my
> case - they do not.
> We have done the ip release on windows though I cant see that that would
> matter. When the computer starts up with ubuntu it will still have the
> mac of the ethernet card.
Please don't top-post, Wade.

Please check the results of "route print" from Windows (I hope that's the
right syntax) and "route -n" from Linux.  I think you're not even sending
the DHCP request.

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