[PC-BSD Testing] 9.1-RC2 - TrueOS - Error configuring static ip

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Oct 30 10:34:02 PDT 2012

On 10/25/2012 14:53, Mikey wrote:
> Hello,
> TrueOS install using PC-BSD x64 9.1-RC2:
> - in the network configuration dialog box, select actual network device in the "Network Interface" selection
> - enter values for ip address, netmask, nameserver, gateway
> - leave ipv6 values blank
> After install completes, the resulting /etc/rc.conf file contains lines for defaultrouter= and hostname=, but there is no ifconfig_xxx= line present. Hence, there is also no connectivity until the user manually edits rc.conf to configure the network interface.
> The "AUTO-DHCP-SLAAC" and "AUTO-DHCP" selections for Network Interface both produce a functional rc.conf.
> Keep up the good work,
> Mikey
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Thanks for the heads up! Found and fixed this for RC3 :)

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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