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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

or 

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:10.10.0.1/24
> 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
> 0.0.0.0. The only thing I noticed was, in the logs it had something to the
> effect 'no response from dhcp server 255.255.255.255'
> 
> 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
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