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 From:  Carsten Holbach <Carsten dot Holbach at gmx dot de>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN DHCP problem
 Date:  Sat, 09 Feb 2008 20:46:33 +0100
John Pettitt schrieb:
> They probably have a one device per connection policy and the lease 
> for your PC is still valid so it won't issue a new lease - try forcing 
> your PC to release the lease before you disconnect
> (in a cmd window run"ipconfig /release" then unplug)
> John
They have a one-device-per-connection policy, but that is not the 
problem here:
When I disconnect my PC from the cablemodem and connect my m0n0wall, the 
m0n0wall will receive a public IP just fine after I restarted the 
cablemodem. It will just lose that IP around midnight, getting no new one.