osdir.com


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Should dhclient be running all the time?


hi
first sorry for my bad English

you must set your router and Wifi access Point First For Handshake together , to handle connect devices .
then you can go every where you want and you do not disconnect.

Hossein



> On Ordibehesht 19, 1397 AP, at 1:46 PM, Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> 
> I have a laptop running Ubuntu 17.10 (well, actually xubuntu but that
> makes little difference to this) and I have a problem with dhcp.
> 
> The problem occurs when I move the laptop around and have to change
> from one router's WiFi to another (we have quite a big house). What
> happens is that dhcp seems to fail when connecting to the new router
> and the WiFi on the laptop has no IP, DNS or default route.  I do the
> change manually using the Network Manager applet, i.e. I 'Disconnect'
> wireless and then 'Connect' to a different SSID.
> 
> I've noticed that when this happens there is no dhclient running,
> trying to run it from the command line it just hangs.  Usually if I
> wait a minute or two and then retry the wireless connect everything
> works OK.
> 
> Does anyone have any idea what might be going wrong?
> 
> -- 
> Chris Green
> 
> -- 
> ubuntu-users mailing list
> ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users