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Old Aug 26, 2007, 10:17 PM   #1
insan56
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ipconfig commands

i am wondering how do i do a:

ipconfig/release and ipconfig/renew

I know how to do these commands on my PC through the command line how do i go about doing this on my Mac?
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Old Aug 26, 2007, 10:32 PM   #2
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i am wondering how do i do a:

ipconfig/release and ipconfig/renew

I know how to do these commands on my PC through the command line how do i go about doing this on my Mac?
Code:
sudo ifconfig en1 down
sudo ifconfig en1 up
depending on which network interface, you may need to use en0 instead.
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Old Aug 26, 2007, 11:18 PM   #3
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Code:
sudo ifconfig en1 down
sudo ifconfig en1 up
depending on which network interface, you may need to use en0 instead.
Just to clarify that last bit, en0 is your wired ethernet jack, en1 is your airport card
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