[U-Boot-Users] Acquring an IP Address from the Dhcp Server.
wd at denx.de
Sat Dec 1 00:04:23 CET 2007
In message <8FCC6A94CA3DF74CB89E1044DBFB0BF806BFF9 at NOIDA-MAIL2.bbnet.ad> you wrote:
> In these cases, it overwrites the serverip address as well, updating it to
> that of the Dhcp server. Can you commend why DHCP will alter the serverip
> address? It seems odd to me that DHCP will tell me which host that I want to
> TFTP the images from.
That's not odd at all. You can set the address of the TFTP server to
use using the "next-server" option in your dhcpd configuration file.
DENX Software Engineering GmbH, MD: Wolfgang Denk & Detlev Zundel
HRB 165235 Munich, Office: Kirchenstr.5, D-82194 Groebenzell, Germany
Phone: (+49)-8142-66989-10 Fax: (+49)-8142-66989-80 Email: wd at denx.de
"The net result is a system that is not only binary compatible with
4.3 BSD, but is even bug for bug compatible in almost all features."
- Avadit Tevanian, Jr., "Architecture-Independent Virtual Memory
Management for Parallel and Distributed Environments: The Mach
More information about the U-Boot