I made the appropriate changes to the bios and tested it. It did not go
down until after I added it to the domain with likewise-open and set it up
with static IP. I wonder if that has anything to do with it... Our network
is very screwy. I can't say much about our Network guy...
I am now letting it stay connected all night without being joined to
domain and with DHCP. Will see if its still connected in morning.
If I can't get it to stay up I will try:
"It can be found here. http://ibm5250onubuntu.sourceforge.net/
He also has instruction for CentOS on his website.