Mac OS/iPhone clients won't use lease for ~90 seconds

Apu apu at
Fri Sep 11 19:23:17 UTC 2009

On 9/11/09 1:57 PM, Alan Buxey wrote:
> Hi,
>> But, unknown Mac OS X or iPhone/iPod users in this network have to wait
>> about 90 seconds for their machines to actually start using the lease
>> given to them.  Known systems, Windows systems, and Blackberry devices
>> don't seem to have this delay.
> the Mac is doing some other nice things too... anyway, do you get
> better behaviour if you give eg your Mac an identity/name in its
> network settings?

It does not appear to make a difference.

Apu <apu at>

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