Subject: Re: re0 on MSI 262 doesn't get an IP with dhclient
To: Jan Erik Freytag <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/09/2007 18:55:46
On Tue, Oct 09, 2007 at 03:10:22PM +0200, Jan Erik Freytag wrote:
> I am experiencing a strange problem on my notebook. It's a MSI 262 and I try
> to run NetBSD 4.0 RC2/amd64 on it. It has a Realtek 8111 NIC built in that
> seems to be recognized by NetBSD and served with the re-driver.

Can you please provide the output of "dmesg" from your machine?

> But when I try to use dhclient re0 on this device, it simply behaves
> as if the cable is not plugged in (just plug out the cable of your
> PC to reproduce the same messages/behaviour).

What does "ifconfig re0" print out while the cable is plugged in?

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler