This doesn't seem to help. I tried both netsetup=0 and netsetup=-dhcp. Now
pops up a window and tells me "your network has already been configured. Do you
want to keep this configuration?". Then when I say yes, it tries to DHCP again.
From: Anas Nashif [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, June 09, 2004 12:03 PM
Subject: Re: [suse-autoinstall] RE: How Do I Get Rid Of DHCP!!?! -- Same Problem
This is something new in 9.1/SLES9. Add netsetup=0 to skip DHCP.
3. Advanced Network Setup
The netsetup keyword allows advanced network configurations and enables
dialogs to setup the network where required.
the normal network setup questions
just xxx and yyy
default, additionally xxx, but not yyy
xxx could have the following values: dhcp, hostip, gateway, netmask,
nameserver. nameserverN asks for N nameservers (max. 4).
For example, the following can be entered on the command line:
> No matter what I do to the info file, I still can't get linuxrc to not
> try to do dhcp on eth0. I look at console number 2 and I see that it
> has even configured eth0 with the right IP parameters, but it tries to
> do DHCP anyway. I am trying this with 9.1 now. Same behavior. What
> P.S. If you care, my info file looks like this:
> insmod: 3c59x
> netdevice: eth0
> DHCP: 0
> HostIP: 192.168.1.5
> netmask: 255.255.255.0
> gateway: 192.168.1.1
> server: 192.168.1.18
> autoyast: nfs://192.168.1.18/opt/Linux/SUSE-9/profiles/test.xml