[mythtv-users] dd-wrt

Harry Devine lifter89 at comcast.net
Thu Nov 24 16:56:50 UTC 2011


What they had to do was do a hard reset of the cable modem.  Mine has a battery backup since I have my phone service through Comcast.  So my piwer cycling wasn't clearing out the previous info.  All good now.

Thanks,
Harry

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On Nov 24, 2011, at 11:47 AM, Phil Bridges <gravityhammer at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 6:58 PM, Doug Lytle <support at drdos.info> wrote:
>> 
>> Harry Devine wrote:
>>> I got it working.  Was pretty simple to set up.  I've done a few hard resets, but I can't get the router to get an IP address from the cable modem.  I've power cycled the router&  cable modem but still nothing.  Did you have this problem?
>> 
>> Some service providers are very picky on giving another IP address out
>> until the previous one has expired.  My service is provider is such.  I
>> may get an IP within a few minutes to sometimes hours.
>> 
>> Doug
>> 
> 
> You may also need to clone the MAC address of your previous router.
> Often, cable modems will lock themselves to a particular MAC address.
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