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    SubjectRe: [BK] disconnected operation
    On Sun, Dec 26, 2004 at 09:19:00AM -0800, Larry McVoy wrote:
    > On Sun, Dec 26, 2004 at 10:43:13AM -0600, James Bottomley wrote:
    > > On Sun, 2004-12-26 at 08:27 -0800, Larry McVoy wrote:
    > > > I suspect that your hostname changes when you disconnect. Leases are
    > > > issued on a per host basis. If you make your hostname constant when
    > > > you unplug it should work. If it doesn't, let us know.
    > >
    > > Well, that's a new one, but no, I have a fixed hostname which dhcp is
    > > forbidden from changing.
    > Let's do a little poll here to find out if it is specific to you or if
    > this is a problem that everyone is having. Could we get people who
    > use BK disconnected to stand up and be counted? Does this work for
    > anyone?
    > For James, could you do a little debugging please? Run the following
    > when you are plugged in and it works and also when it doesn't:
    > bk getuser
    > bk getuser -r
    > bk gethost
    > bk gethost -r
    > bk dotbk
    > We'll track it down and fix it if it is a problem on our end. This stuff
    > is supposed to work, we certainly haven't intentionally caused a problem.


    I have never been able to use BK in disconnected mode, which is very annoying.

    It fails to connect to as James describes.

    Is disconnected operation supposed to work ? It didnt seem so.

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