On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 06:11:20PM -0500, Bryan Cassidy wrote:
> Just went and got an extra NIC card, and ordered static ip address and upgraded my 
> service. I have a quick question. If I am changing from dhcp to static is there 
> anything that I need to do in order to take advantage of static or to setup static? 
> Always had dhcp up until now. Not sure if I have to do anything to setup static. 
> Thanks

if you are getting your static ip-address from the dhcp server,
it will just work. if not you will need something like this in your
/etc/rc.conf:

ifconfig_fxp0="inet 192.168.1.2 netmask 255.255.255.0"
defaultrouter="192.168.1.1"

or take a look at:

http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/config-network-setup.html

hth,
toni
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