Laptops do not receive DHCP IP address?

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Dec 13th, 2008
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Hi All,

Iam using 4402-Controller and 1252 Access Points. The AP's are registered on the Controller and get an ip address but the laptops are not getting an ip address. The FWSM on the Core switch is configured as DHCP server with IP of The 4402 WLC Mgmt-Interface also has the gateway of The Mgmt-Interface IP is

The AP-manager Interface IP is with gateway of

The FWSM debug messages says that the DHCP request has been discarded from the DHCP Relay Agent of WLC.

Has anyone come across this issue before?

Provide some suggestions to overcome this issue?

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Scott Fella Sat, 12/13/2008 - 15:18
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Here is a link that explains the issue you are having.

or you can try this command to see if it helps:

config dhcp proxy disable

ramkumar-b Sun, 12/14/2008 - 07:19
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Yes thanks i followed the above command and clients are able to receive DHCP IP addresses.



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