arplookup 169.254.43.136 failed: host is not on local network

markcoker

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this is in message log. one of the computers on the network recently cant connect but others can, its configured to receive ip from dhcp server but server is giving me this error `arplookup 169.254.43.136 failed: host is not on local network`
 

SirDice

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Check the cable. Windows (and OS-X too IIRC) will use 169.254/16 if it can't find a DHCP server. Also make sure that address isn't hard set. I.e. set the client to automatically receive an IP.
 
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