[OpenWrt-Devel] WAN dhcp client doesnt recognize unplugged cable and doesnt request new IP on replugged

Conor O'Gorman i at conorogorman.net
Wed May 13 06:35:46 EDT 2015

On 12/05/15 17:57, Jakub Jančo wrote:
> Hello,
> I have tplink 1043nd with BB
> Problem is that I have dhcp client on WAN and if I unplug cable from
> WAN, it doesnt change status, give up dhcp address.
> Even worse is that if I plug cable with another end point with another
> network, WAN dhcp client doesnt  pull new IP, I must click on "Connect"
> to refresh dhcp client, then new ip is assigned and internet works. Or
> restart device.

Have a look at ifpugd.

But maybe netifd should/could/might do something for this scenario?

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