[mythtv-users] How do you reliably provide HDHR dhcp?

Matt Mossholder matt at mossholder.com
Mon Oct 24 21:15:08 UTC 2011

On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 4:50 PM, John Finlay <finlay at moeraki.com> wrote:

> <snip>
> Having just gone through an episode of power outage shortly after I left
> on a trip and having all recordings fail in the interim I'm wondering if
> someone else can suggest a better dhcp server scheme that will handle
> the power outage problem and ensure that the HDHR tuners will reliably
> get an IP address?
> John

The method I chose was to let the HDHR use Zeroconf to assign itself an IP
address, and do the same on a dedicated NIC on the server. That way, there
is no need for a DHCP server in the mix, and no need to do resets.

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