How can I get my Red Hat system to obtain an IP address from my Windows Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server?

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For some Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) servers it is necessary to use a different version of the DHCP client on your Red Hat system.

For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 users do the following:

first need to remove the default version:

     rpm -e dhcpcd

Next you will need to install the pump package. If your system is regi...

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