Vista doesn't ack dhcp offer

Doug Tucker tuckerd at
Wed Sep 19 16:03:57 UTC 2007

Sorry, meant to copy what was showing up in the syslog also:

Sep 19 11:02:57 dgate2 dhcpd: DHCPDISCOVER from 00:13:e8:23:e5:a7
(LENOVO-PC) via eth1
Sep 19 11:02:57 dgate2 dhcpd: DHCPOFFER on to
00:13:e8:23:e5:a7 (LENOVO-PC) via eth1

On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 16:49 +0100, Phil Mayers wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 10:36 -0500, Doug Tucker wrote:
> > Here you go....and thank you everyone for your help here!!  Client makes
> > request, offer is made..then nothing.  Make the registry hack in vista,
> That's not what I see in that capture. I see "client makes request...
> client makes request... client make request...".
> I see no offers; though I notice the capture output is filtered and the
> output is also wrapped. Are you *sure* the server doesn't have any ACLs,
> or is otherwise dropping the packet?
> Maybe try again with:
> tcpdump -s 1500 -e -v -v -v 'port 67' | tee file.txt
> ...and either dump the file on a webserver/pastebin or attach it to the
> mail (not sure if the list permits attachments).

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