[ECOS]Tcp Stack problems - CVS

Andrew Lunn andrew@lunn.ch
Fri Nov 14 21:35:00 GMT 2003


> So there appears to be a conflict with using DHCP and the TCP/IP
> stack in both redboot and the application.

Yep, the documentation tells you this.
 
> So can anyone explain on how redboot and a downloaded application share the TCP/IP stack?

There are two stacks. RedBoot has a very simple stack, and the
application has its own full blown stack.

> It would be great to get this fixed as my IT department hates to
> hand out static IP addresses.

Setup redboot to use bootp and the application to use dhcp. A
correctly configured server will give out two different IP addresses.

       Andrew

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