[Tinyos-help] Reg MIB600ca.

Lakshmi Narasimhan. S sulakshm at student.utdallas.edu
Thu Mar 10 00:07:23 PST 2005



On Wed, 9 Mar 2005, Vlasios Tsiatsis wrote:

> If you have a DHCP server on the LAN where the MIB600 sits, it should get
> an IP address from the DHCP server. If you want to make sure that _you_
> know the IP address that the board got, just add a static binding on the
> DHCP server if you have access to it.

I dont have access to the DHCP server. So I think this option
is currently ruled out.

>
> I had some problems with the utility that is supposed to set the IP
> address of the board and my DHCP server logs didn't show any activity
> coming from the ethernet board . Then i discovered that the board had a
> static IP (192.168.0.100) and this made it refuse to send any DHCP requests.
> So i just made my PC be in two subnets using IP aliasing (my lab
> subnet and the 192.168.0.* subnet) and i could use it.


Could you tell me how to go about doing this in windows XP?

Thanks
Lakshmi Narasimhan

>
> I also have the following question: Is there a way to tell the board that
> from now on it should work as a DHCP client or have a static IP ?
>
> I hope this helps,
> vlassis
>
>
> On Thu, 10 Mar 2005, Lakshmi Narasimhan. S wrote:
>
> > Hi all!
> > I am just starting to use the MIB600 and am having problems.
> > I read through the archives but am unable to assign ip address
> > to MIB600.
> >
> > Can anyone please point out what could be wrong?
> >
> > 1. I connected MIB600 to the ethernet using RJ45.
> > 2. Connect a machine with (Device installer) in the same LAN.
> > 3. do a search, (should it list all the machines in the LAN?).
> >    I get "no devices found".
> > 4. if i use "assign ip" and give the mac address that is pasted
> >    on the mib600 (xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx) then it says no such
> >    device exists.
> >
> > How do I see this device? And assign ip?
> >
> > Please let me know.
> >
> > Thanks
> > Lakshmi Narasimhan
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