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Michael Haan
2004-12-01, 18:32
Yes, the hub I referred to is actually a switch.  I'd rebooted is 5 times already, so I don't think that was it, but maybe so.  I've now rebooted each of the umpteen pieces of equipment that make my network go and it is working once again.  Thanks for the heads-up.

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>Subject: [slim] Can't find slimserver

>Date: Wed, 1 Dec 2004 18:00:49 -0700


>could be that the server has the IP address of that box cached and is not

>releasing it.  try rebooting the server or clearing the arp cache, try

>rebooting the switches/routers.  if what you are calling a hub is actually a

>network switch it could have a stuck entry in its CAM table for that device.


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>Subject: [slim] Can't find slimserver



>I've decided to stop stomping around the house and yelling.  The maid came

>today and, as she always does, unplugged the powerline adapter which feeds

>the hub in the living room to which squeezebox A is connected.  Squeezebox B

>also uses powerline, though from a different adapter which did not get

>disconnected.  Squezzebox A has since been unable to find the slimserver,

>though B plays for it just fine.  I've re-booted A some 10 or 15 times now -

>nothing.  I've tried it wirelessly, connected directly to the powerline -

>nothing.  Curiously, it does acquire an IP address usong DHCP so it doesn't

>seem to be the network.  As a last resort, I told slimserver to forget the

>player hoping it would "rediscover" it.  Of course, it did not.  Anyone have

>any suggestions?


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