I think the lease time is around 30 min. but I always put my server out at
night and when I'm not there.
Does Proxy ARP does something else then? Because I cannot find anywhere what
it does exectly and if it will keep the DHCP lease.
> Your problem MAY be the DHCP lease time from your provider.
> Check it out, and try renewing before you shutdown your server, and don't
> down long enough for the lease to expire.
> > Hello,
> > My problem is the folowing :
> > My provider gives me 2 IP adresses by DHCP.
> > The first one is used by the WAN (1st interface) to share my internet
> > connection from the LAN (2th interface).
> > On the 3th interface I have a server. I have managed to bridge my 3th
> > interface to the WAN, so the server will get the second IP adress (with
> > dhcp) from my provider.
> > All working well, but my server isn't running all day and every time i
> > it on it gets an other IP from my provider.
> > Can I use Proxy ARP to keep my same IP if I put the server on? Or is
> > ARP used for something else?
> > And what do I have to fill in for "IP adress" or "IP range" since I
> > know with IP i'm going to get?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Timothy