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Re: [tlug] NAS and DHCP?

On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 8:22 AM, Bruno Raoult <> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 8:00 AM, Darren Cook <> wrote:
>> I've been setting up the Buffalo LinkStation, which is going smoothly
>> (and all using Linux: I'll post my notes to my blog later).
>> It is getting an IP address from the router, using DHCP. It seems this
>> is a Potential Problem, and I should assign it a static IP address (same
>> subnet, but outside the DHCP address range). Is there any good reason
>> not to do that?
> I am not sure to understand.  This kind of device should be behind your
> NAT/firewall, no ?

Re-reading you, yes it should be static,


2 + 2 = 5, for very large values of 2.

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