[Udpcast] Default MASK...

Stephane Boireau pr.0271316j at ac-rouen.fr
Mon Mar 28 14:47:16 CEST 2005


Hi,

Le dimanche 27 Mars 2005 22:15, vous avez écrit :
> On Sunday 27 March 2005 11:59, Stephane Boireau wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I don't know why, but I get more success in clonig using a class C mask
> > (255.255.255.0) than using a class B mask (255.255.0.0).
> > I would like to change the default mask to a class C one, but
> > the /bin/udpc_dialog isn't a text file.
> >
> > Is it possible to change the default mask?
> >
> > How should I do it?
> >
> > Thank you very much.
>
> You can make a configuration file named udpcfg.txt and place it on the
> boot floppy (or include it via makeImage --savefile ... if you use
> other boot media).
>
> The netmask may be set using the netmask parameter in that config
> file.

I can pre-set the mask without pre-setting IP?
I'll try.


> More details (other parameters...) at
> http://udpcast.linux.lu/bootloader.html#configFile
>
> However, usually netmask shouldn't have any incidence on performance
> (as long as all network participants agree on the same netmask,
> obviously...)

I thaught so, but curiously...

Thank you very much.
-- 
Stephane Boireau
Personne Ressource TICE du Collège Le Hameau à Bernay (27)





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