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DHCPD: permanently leased IP being offered (twice) to random node and assignee

Greeting. On a small LAN (< 20 networked devices) with a cento6 5.9 server/dhcp-3.0.5-33.el5_9). I am configuring permanent leases thusly (dhcpd.conf, partial): range 10.115.64.60 ...
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61 views

DHCP server not assigning IPs - Linux (CentOS)

I am having a main issue with the DHCP server. It is not assigning IPs and the dhcp.leases file is increasing in size as it is logging multiple entries for same IP. Started and stopped the service ...
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22 views

Linux dhcp server for wlan/wired

I want to configure my dhcp server on a debian router which uses different ip range based on the type of user connection; wlan or wired. The wlan is set in bridge mode! Since it is a public net I ...
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3answers
126 views

Linux DHCP Server Migration

Background I'm moving 2 existing Linux DHCP servers to a new network. The servers currently configured as follows: shared-network network { #new network subnet 192.168.100.0 ...
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1answer
28 views

dhcpd not responding to request from MAC already in the lease

My dhcp server on linux machine has a specific host declaration for MAC within one subnet. When my other machine boot up over network using PXE, it receives the right IP address. However this dhcp ...
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1answer
45 views

Changing DHCPv6 server

I have a DHCPv6 daemon that is answering for requests of some machines and everything is working fine. So I decided to remove this DHCPv6 daemon e start another daemon on another server, but the ...
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3answers
144 views

No route to host after changing interface to static ip [closed]

I installed a Linux (Ubuntu) server inside my home LAN, initially it's automatically configured to use DHCP interface. I'm connecting to this server from another computer using that server's hostname. ...
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1answer
555 views

How could I fix “No subnet declaration for restart (0.0.0.0)”?

I have a DHCP service installed on my distribution, Backtrack 5 R2 (ubuntu 10.04) and it was working fine, but when I began to configure DNS it suddenly stoped working, how can I make it work again?? ...
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337 views

dhcpd pool exhaustion - What's the result?

I have a DHCP server that serves leases to several houndred, maybe up to a thousand, different clients on an average day. The pool consists of 242 IPs, and due to the highly dynamic nature of the ...
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0answers
92 views

Re-mapping a new IP address to existing mac address in dhcpd.conf not able to provide new IP address to client machine

I did a re-mapping of a MAC address to a different IP address in the dhcpd.conf file and restart the dhcpd service. Say initially it was like, host host1 { hardware ethernet 00:56:9D:5E:45:6D; ...
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0answers
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How can I have DHCPD read a list of MACs from a file in order to provide different options?

Not sure if there is a better way to ask but basically I am trying to take a file with a list of MACs and provide different dhcp options to those clients.
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1answer
647 views

Is there a free linux distribution that provides network services with an Web interface? [closed]

What I have in mind and used is a commercial gateway/firewall with an web-interface for configuration that has this specifications: Administration Network Monitoring and logging Authentication ...
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4answers
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Force the DHCP server to renew the IP address of a client machine, without doing anything in client machine

I would like to know, if there is a way I could force the DHCP server to renew the IP address of a client machine instantly, without me going to the client machine? In fact, imagine, I don't have ...
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1answer
501 views

Determine the IP address of the DHCP server from a client machine

I would like to know what is the best way to get the DHCP server address from a client (linux based), who just got an IP address from the DHCP server? I searched and found this in most of the ...
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1answer
132 views

ipcop + active directory

im planning to install IPCop linux in my company. My problem is that the current router/dhcp/server is also running active directory. What configuration should I use to keep the old active directory ...
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370 views

DHCP service issue on RHEL 6.0

When I configure dhcpd service on my Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 and try to start the service by service dhcpd start, it gives me the FAILED error. But the same service starts when I give the command ...
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1answer
282 views

Some clients aren't updating using dhcpd's “ddns-update-style interim” with Windows dns servers

I am using dhcpd 3.0.5 and Windows 2008 R2 for dns. I have "ddns-update-style interim;" set and the Windows server is set to allow unauthenticated updates. Most of the time this works great, but ...
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1answer
433 views

IPV6 Bind/DNS DHCP

We are run the one event in that there 7000 people are visiting, with Laptop to provide then internet access. We thought of setting up IPV6 DNS/DHCP all this people will be use LAN cable to get ...
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2answers
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Linux DHCP server option 43 vendor-encapsulated-options, how to format/encode?

I admin the network for a small business which has an IPCop firewall box providing DHCP services to the network (and various other services). The DHCP server in IPCop appears to be dhcpd and IPCop ...
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4answers
585 views

Resolving IP Address Conflicts in LAN

We have our lan setup with DHCPD providing fixed IP addresses to the systems. However we are facing IP conflicts if some one connects a laptop and assigns an IP address belonging to another system. ...
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0answers
514 views

dhcp-server with 2 subnet problem

How can I have 2 subnets (net1 and net2), one that alloweds all and the other only allowes selected hosts based on mac address? Here is my dhcpd.conf ddns-update-style none; log-facility local7; not ...
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2answers
974 views

Why some DHCP clients are not showing DNS names?

I have a Linux server running ISC DHCPd and BIND DNS. Clients that receive their IP from DHCPd sometimes seem to update the DNS with their DNS info., but sometimes not. Any ideas why this might occur? ...
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1answer
430 views

Moving from ISC DHCPd to Windows Server 2008 R2 DHCP

I currently have a Linux server running ISC DHCPd and I'd like to eliminate this server and move to a Windows DHCP server. I'm wondering if there is an easy way to accomplish this or if someone could ...
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1answer
285 views

Linux DHCP Server - Interface Association

I have a question about the dhcp server on linux Basically my server has 2 interface cards eth0 : 192.168.2.201/255.255.255.0 eth1 : 192.168.4.1/255.255.255.0 eth1:0 : 10.1.1.0/24 On this server ...
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2answers
461 views

Querying a LINUX DHCP server in C#

I have a very large network say Class A. I have Linux DHCP and Microsoft DHCP servers deployed. I am successful in querying Microsoft DHCP server but Is there any way to Query LINUX DHCP server to get ...
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Multiple DHCP Server on same subnet and range assignement

Is it possible to have two DHCP Server on the same subnet for address two range of IP? Is it possible to configure one of this DHCP server to serve only a certain range of mac address ? for example ...
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4answers
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Linux: disallowing access to a network when the user has a static-defined IP address

In my network I run dhcpd3 set up to assign IP addresses only to specific MAC addresses. It works wonderfully, I even integrated it with bind9 to automatically create direct and reverse DNS hostnames ...