[clug-talk] ifconfig

Mitchell Brown mbgb14 at gmail.com
Mon May 15 12:17:29 PDT 2006


su
ifdown eth0
ifup eth0

On 5/15/06, Jon <me at jonwatson.ca> wrote:
>
>
> Can you do that with ifconfig? I thought that was the realm of the
> dhcp client: dhcpd, dhclient, or pump.
>
> J
>
>
>
> On Mon May 15 12:11:20 PDT 2006, Kin Wong <kwong at csa-pdk.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Finally got around to replacing the wireless router that blew up
> > and configured it as an access point.  I am just putting the
> > documentation together for the group and am stuck in trying to
> > use Linux commands.
> >
> > I know the command ifconfig is roughly equivalent to ipconfig in
> > windoze, however both google and man are not providing adequate
> > clarity (and I forgot my trusty book at home).
> >
> > What I need is the equivalent to ipconfig /release and ipconfig
> > /renew?  I suspect there is a more elegant way to do this that I
> > am totally missing.
> >
> > Thanks in advance
> >
> > Kin
> >
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