Centos server keeps jumping to address instead of static assigned address
You don't need
PEERDNS since you're using a static IP. This is causing
dhclient to run and update your
resolv.conf file (as it's designed to do). In the process, it also requests an IP address when it requests the nameservers from DHCP.
plain and simple solution: deinstall what you dont need :)
yum remove dhclient
To assign a fixed IP address, use
none as the value for
From the "RHEL5 Deployment Guide", section "Interface Configuration Files":
protocolis one of the following:
none— No boot-time protocol should be used.
bootp— The BOOTP protocol should be used.
dhcp— The DHCP protocol should be used.