DHCP stands for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and is an auto configuration protocol used on IP networks and an extension of the Bootstrap Protocol.

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PXE DHCP configuration with existing DHCP server

How does a DHCP service need to be configured, so that it handles PXE requests while there is still another DHCP server on the network? I managed to set up a working PXE system in a separate ...
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Centos TFTP boot server without a dhcpd server

Good Day, I want to ask the comunity if it is possible to setup a TFTP boot server without running a local dhcpd server on the local box? The setup currently looks like this? What is currently ...
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Setting up DNS for Remote Access

I have Windows 2012 with the DNS/DHCP features installed. Do I need to install Active Directory and then add all my machines to the domain of local.FQDN.com for example? I can do this and still use ...
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CentOS 5 domain-search from DHCP server ignored by dhclient

I have a DHCP server running ISC dhcpd which offers the option domain-search "domain.local"; option. This is being ignored by a particular CentOS 5 dhclient which is removing the search parameter in ...
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Issue with routing across two networks with DHCP and NAS involved

I have a Linux network set up with three sub networks 192.168.1.0 (chaos), 192.168.3.0 (chaos-hs), and 192.168.5.0 (ute-netz) with three machines casimir, ute, raspberry, a nas server nas and a router ...
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2 DHCP Server it is possible to set a default server and a second

i have the following question (Problem) i have a AVM Fritzbox 7390 as WLAN Router and there is DHCP-service running with a range of 50 adresse. so far i works nice. Know i would like to have a PXE ...
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DHCP Randomly Not Assigning Addresses

Having a strange issue for the past day or so. Some users (probably about a dozen, dozen and a half out of 100 or so) are having trouble pulling DHCP. They are getting the private IP address. If I ...
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Why first dhcp server not used? [closed]

I have hardware connected to router with DHCP server. That router has MAC reservation to make sure hardware be assigned to specific IP. When this setup isolated everything is fine, but if I connect ...
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How do I stop a Linux computer from sending a DHCP hostname?

I need to set up a Linux computer so that it uses DHCP but doesn't send any hostname at all. I'm using isc-dhclient-4.2.4 /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf contains the line send host-name = gethostname(); ...
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dhcpd set ddns-hostname from client supplied hostname

Basic issue: I'm trying to setup BIND and DHCPD. I have both working and the only problem is DHCPD cannot update BIND zones with names of dynamic clients (those without static leases). By trial and ...
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Static lease IP dhcp within dynamic range pool

I am using fedora 13. I want to statically bind a MAC to IP. Now the problem is if the IP is within the range pool, it may get allocated to some other host also. For that I use a tweak, where I ...
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Set specific DHCP options on a static IP address connection

Our network has some not-commonly used DHCP options on it, including some vendor-specific options (e.g. option 002 for Time Offset set to 0x9AB0). I have one particular computer that for whatever ...
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dhcpd update bind dns server on non standard port

I have most of a dynamic dns set up working. I can manually update the DNS entries using nsupdate and my dhcpd.conf file will attempt to set the DNS entries. However this fails as I don't have bind ...
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Laptop using DHCP lease from another network

We have a laptop with intermittent wifi connectivity problems. Rebooting often helps. Today while digging around I noticed that its DHCP IP address and gateway are not addresses on our subnet. The ...
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WDS deploying Different architectures (64-bit and 32-bit) with a single boot image

At the moment I have a WDS server set up with 2 Windows 7 boot images (32 Bit and 64 Bit) because we are running a mixed environment which will stay mixed for the near future. We are moving to a VLAN ...
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Lost as to what I'm not doing in setting up a home lan network [closed]

I'm a PC repair tech and this is a problem I've recently been trying to troubleshoot for a customer. Upstairs they have the main router which servers as the gateway and router, both hardwired and ...
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How to DHCP request a second, different, IP for the same physical interface?

(Similar to this question, but with two different DHCP-assigned IPs) Is there any way to let dhclient or dhcpcd request two different IPs for one physical interface, e.g. via virtual interfaces eth0 ...
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DHCP server with ability to update mac address dynamically

Is there a better way to maintain MAC to IP specification in dhcp with out restarting dhcp service each time when there is an update. is it possible to use DHCP with database in Linux to save all ...
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Aliased network interfaces and isc dhcp server

I have been banging my head on this for a long time now. There are many discussions on the net about this and similar problems, but none of the solutions seems to work for me. I have a Debian server ...
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Windows DHCP Server - get notification when a non-AD joined device gets an IP address

SCENARIO To simplify this down to it's easiest example: I have a Windows 2008 R2 standard DC with the DHCP server role. It hands out IPs via various IPv4 scopes, no problem there. WHAT I'D LIKE I ...
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pfSense - DHCP Relay

I have 3 pfSense boxes acting as routers on a single subnet (172.22.12.0/26). Router A - 172.22.12.1 Router B - 172.22.12.17 Router C - 172.22.12.33 I want Router A to be the only DHCP server. ...
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Assign two static IP addresses to one mac address

Can Isc-dhcp-server give two static ip addresses to one mac address? I have several Genexis terminals in my network. Each terminal have two interfaces, one for public traffic and one for a management ...
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Controlling 2 DHCP servers in one network

In my customer network, we have 2 DHCP servers. One is fully controlled by me and another by a different vendor. I want to make sure a set of devices (my devices) when connected, should get IP address ...
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CentOS 6.4 - Cant get an IP from DHCP

I have a Ubuntu and CentOS system running on XenServer. The Ubuntu Box gets and IP from DHCP no problem. The CentOS will not take a DHCP but a static address works fine. [root@XenCentOS ~]# service ...
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How do I protect a low budget network from rogue DHCP servers?

I am helping a friend manage a shared internet connection in an apartment buildling with 80 apartments - 8 stairways with 10 apartments in each. The network is laid out with the internet router at ...
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ISC DHCPD IPv6 for multiple interfaces

I want to assign multiple IPv6 to a server with multiple NIC. As IPv6 RFC defines, each server has a unique DUID that can have one of the 3 formats (LL, LLT or enterprise). And each NIC has an IAID. ...
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How to treat DHCP_REQUEST with xid different from the last DHCP_OFFER?

I am maintaining a custom DHCP server implementation. There is a client that consistently changes xid after receiving our DHCP_OFFER, thus, xid in its DHCP_REQUEST is different from the one used in ...
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DHCP serving has stopped working

Something happened in our server room over the weekend that had me in the office late Saturday night replacing two switches. After powering down both racks, I have an issue where none of the computers ...
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Changing from router DHCP to Server DHCP [closed]

I want to setup a Linux DHCP server instead of a router based DHCP. I'm guessing that I will need to turn off the router DHCP, but keep the router as the gateway. I think that the BCAST DHCP requests ...
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Using DHCP on virtual servers (ESXI) [closed]

I am setting up a small lab with 5 virtual servers running on VMware ESXi 5. The servers are: Network Services server (CentOS 6.4) LAMP server (CentOS 6.4) File server (CentOS 6.4) Zimbra mail ...
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BOOTP on Juniper 4200 stack works one one subnet, not another

I have a Juniper Stack that connects vlans 10,11 and 50. 10 is servers, 11 is desktops and 50 management. Bootp is redirecting DHCP requests to a AD box on 10.x just fine for 50 vlan, and worked well ...
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DHCP split-scope using Windows 2008 and Windows 2012 servers

Can I configure DHCP split scope using our current Windows 2008 server with DHCP, and a new Windows 2012 server which I have installed DHCP on?
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How to get machines to use a DNS without a fixed IP, which does not appear in the DHCP lease? [closed]

I have some machines on a network. This network has a DHCP server - which I have no control over, and no DNS server, i.e. the DHCP lease refer you to some ISP's server and do not serve IPs for local ...
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Windows 2008 Domain - DHCP on Server vs Firewall

I currently administer a Windows 2008 domain network with DHCP running on the DC. Clients obtain addresses dynamically and servers are assigned static addresses. In the case that the DC fails ...
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DHCP over PXE fails, but in the OS it works - with configured (R)STP

I'm trying to PXE-boot desktop-machines to install a new OS over the network, but it isn't picking up an IP address via DHCP during boot. When an OS is already booted on the machine, it is working ...
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how to disable RRAS on windows 2008 r2 pre-reserving blocks of IPs

I have a problem where one of the DHCP scopes has exhausted its scope of IPs. Investigating, I found that a couple of the window 2008 r2 servers were reserving blocks of IPs for RAS running on the ...
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Private DHCP through a switch using two eth interfaces?

Right now, I have an Scientific Linux blade connected to the internet on eth3, and connected to a 48 port Cisco switch on eth2. This Cisco switch is connected to the eth2 of 24 blank blades (which are ...
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How to send several instances of the vendor-specific options to a DHCP server using dhclient?

I need to send vendor-options to DHCP server using dhclient (ISC). I've added following lines in the dhclient.conf: option dhcp6.vendor-class code 16 = {integer 32, integer 16, string}; send ...
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What determines which of a DHCP Relay Agent's IP addresses are attached to relayed requests?

I have a vlan with multiple IPs set, and a helper-address: vlan 15 ip helper-address 172.17.1.11 ip address 172.17.5.254 255.255.255.0 ip address 172.17.51.254 255.255.254.0 All relayed requests ...
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Hi, I have 3 dhcp servers like dhcp1,dhcp2,dhcp3 in my LAN. If client send the request for ip, which server will respond & offer the ip address [closed]

I have 3 dhcp servers like dhcp1,dhcp2,dhcp3 in my LAN. If client send the request for ip, which server will respond & offer the ip address
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VLAN tags not shown in packet capture (Linux) via tcpdump

I am adding a tagged VLAN onto eth0: #ip link add link eth0 name eth0.20 type vlan id 20 This results in: #ip link 2: eth0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,PROMISC,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc ...
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Server connections not connecting when switching to Static IP

I have a Centos 6.4 based VM, and I'm running Virtualmin on it to host my personal site. The problem is that by default, the OS is using DHCP, even though at router level (virtual router defined ...
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Linux server not receiving default IPv6 route over PPP link

I'm replacing a pfSense router in a remote office with a small linux device, running Debian. The router only has to handle very basic iptables / DHCP and VPN facilities. It is configured so that the ...
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Server between our office network and the internet, as wireless router and ssh tunnel [closed]

We have a small office network that today is behind a normal router connecting us to the internet. We have a web based system on the internet and we have some admin tools on it that we want to lock ...
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IP Alias and port bridging

The situation is that I have an Ubuntu box with multiple ethernet ports, which I'd like to behave as if connected to the computer through a switch. I can achieve this easily with a bridge. In ...
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multiple (required) dhcp servers causes network problems in public library

A client of me asked me for helping with a network problem. The client in question is a public library. The problem: The library provide wireless internet access to the guests via an all-in-one ...
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Multiple DNS mappings for a host via DDNS

I have a network in which DNS is automatically updated with a record for hosts when they get an address via DHCP (isc-dhcp-server & Bind configured with DDNS updates). The DHCP server is ...
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Where can I download the dhcpd3-server source code? [closed]

could you tell me where I can find the source code for dhcpd3-server? I know I can find the ready packages for Ubuntu/Fedora but I need to download the source code so I can..study it Thanx in advance ...
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DHCP is assigning existing static ip

I have some devices such as QNAP NAS drives and a computer that is not part of the domain connected to our network. I have assigned a static IP to these devices. Sometimes I find that the windows DHCP ...
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Hyper-V: Guest external internet access

Following setup: Host machine has 1 physical NIC Host OS = Win Server 2008 R2 (hosted in data center) Guest OS = Win Home Server 2011 Network setup basically as described here or here. Goal: ...