Re: DHCP&CuSeeme

Michael Sattler (msattler@jungle.com)
Fri, 20 Oct 1995 22:09:09 -0800


At 12:06 AM 12/19/95, rcampbell@fdic.gov wrote:

>Internally to our agency I have a reflector running and three workstations
>using the reflector; all are configured with static IP addresses and entered
>in the agency's DNS and work fine. We're going to DHCP in the field and even
>though the address ranges are added in to the central DNS table, and the
>setups are identical the field sites still get 'host name not found' errors.
>Any suggestions what we're doing wrong to get this running?

You don't say, but I'm guessing that you're running some sort of Windows
box. I recall that Windows requires a manual edit of the .INI file for a
dynamic IP address, which I presume you're providing via DHCP (Dynamic Host
Configuration Protocol, for those who don't know).