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 From:  Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>
 To:  troy at typhoonstudios dot com
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN is not getting an ip address through dhcp
 Date:  Thu, 10 Jun 2004 18:14:04 -0400
We get this question a lot.

Did you try:

A) resetting your cable modem

B) contacting Roadrunner and give them the new MAC from your m0n0wall box


C) Spoof the old MAC address so you don't have to do either A or B?

Quoting troy starks <troy at typhoonstudios dot com>:

> I can't seem to get my firewall to connect to the internet through my cable
> modem.
> (roadrunner isp)>>toshiba daz8817f cable modem>>m0n0wall>>switch>>pc's
> lan ip:
> wan ip: dhcp
> I can get to m0n0wall webadmin just fine from LAN. I have setup my box
> without encountering any problems. When I check the interfaces, WAN is
> The only thing I noticed was, in the logs it had something to the
> effect 'no response from dhcp server'
> I have purosely left out extended details because I want to make sure
> initially that I am not trying to do something the m0n0wall does not
> support.
> Any help greatly appreciated,
> Troy
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Chet Harvey
Pitbull Technologies <http://www.pittech.com/> 
Protecting your Digital Assets