ipconfig commands

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by insan56, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. macrumors member

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    May 17, 2005
    #1
    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?
     
  2. macrumors 6502

    hanschien

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2006
    Location:
    Houston, TX
    #2
    Code:
    sudo ifconfig en1 down
    sudo ifconfig en1 up
    
    depending on which network interface, you may need to use en0 instead.
     
  3. macrumors G5

    yg17

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    Aug 1, 2004
    Location:
    St. Louis, MO
    #3
    Just to clarify that last bit, en0 is your wired ethernet jack, en1 is your airport card
     

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