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Easily move between wired and wireless networks
Authored by: crispyking on Aug 26, '04 07:29:06PM

You're right; now that I think about it, just setting the IP address manually is an easier way of describing it.

In my case, since I was already using a DHCP server for my LAN, it was easier for me to just add an entry there. :-)

FYI, if you're doing it with DHCP, the static entry for the wireless interface needs a different host name or dhcpd complains. Fortunately, the MacOSX set-hostname script (in /System/Library/SystemConfiguration/Kicker.bundle/Contents/Resources) ignores that and sets the hostname based on a reverse DNS lookup.

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