Running FreeBSD 8.1 as vmware guest with network address assigned by DHCP on
em0 device. On suspend, the suspend-vm-default script runs /etc/rc.d/netif
stop to shutdown the inteface. this causes dhclient to exit. on resume the
script runs /etc/rc.d/netif start, which brings up the interface, but does not
start dhclient so no IP address is assigned and the machine is dark to the
Fix: The original VMware resume script just runs /etc/netstart. This following
patch also does the trick to start dhclient on resume.
assign the interface using DHCP, suspend and resume the VM.
Fix synopsis and assign.
This still plagues version open-vm-tools-253928_1 which was committed =
last week. See PR ports/148068
mbr 2010-11-15 23:57:51 UTC
FreeBSD ports repository
emulators/open-vm-tools Makefile distinfo pkg-plist
Upgrade to build 313025, release date 2010.10.18
Fix build on HEAD
Fix dhclient resume
PR: 151872, 149116, 150913
Submitted by: Hirohisa Yamaguchi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Revision Changes Path
1.43 +4 -5 ports/emulators/open-vm-tools/Makefile
1.11 +3 -3 ports/emulators/open-vm-tools/distinfo
1.3 +5 -5 ports/emulators/open-vm-tools/files/patch-guestApp.c
1.4 +3 -5 ports/emulators/open-vm-tools/files/patch-services-Makefile
1.26 +9 -5 ports/emulators/open-vm-tools/pkg-plist
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Committed, thanks !