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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Domain Computers cannot access internet [closed]

I have my own domain that i created not so long ago and i'm just now setting it up. I've been having some problems even from the past on my practice domains. None of the domain or any computers that ...
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Cannot ping gateway

I replaced my aging fileserver with a new server running ESXi 5.1 and migrated my fileserver in a virtual machine running on it. Now I have the following problem with this VM: I'm getting the ...
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DHCP Server Issuing NAK when servicing multiple subnets

We currently have 3 VLANs setup in our network. On our DHCP server (Windows 2008) we have 3 scopes created for the 3 separate subnets. Our clients can't seem to pull addresses on the subnets, except ...
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Using a Cisco ASA 5505 to forward PXE (WDS) Requests

I have a Cisco ASA 5505 that uses around 5 NICS for different networks. Currently I'm using my ASA to route traffic as it's the only Cisco device I have capable of the small amount of routing ...
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Why is qemu issuing a DHCP discover after it receives a DHCP offer

I'm having some trouble seting up network on qemu. I'm trying the easy option (user). The qemu command I run is this: ./qemu-xilinx/arm-softmmu/qemu-system-arm \ -M xilinx-zynq-a9 -m 1024 ...
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DHCP failover with isc-dhcp-server using two secondary servers

I'm rearranging our network and putting some DHCP failover since we have a lot of machines, and even servers, getting IP addresses with DHCP. Today we have a nice DNS topology with one master server ...
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What would cause the hostname FQDN to repeat the suffix twice?

I have three new CentOS 6 servers that connect to a DHCP server to get an IP and to have DNS/rDNS setup to bind their FQDN and IP. Two of them are behaving as expected. One of them is appending the ...
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How can I get a 2nd IP adress from a DHCP-server

If i use static IP adresses i can use more then one per network card, for exemple i can set eth0 to use 192.168.0.1 and eth0:1 to use 192.168.1.1. And if eth1 get a ip-adress over dhcp, can i somehow ...
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cisco SG-300 switch won't add Option82 during dhcp relay

I'm trying to get my SG300 to insert option82 information into relayed DHCP requests. switch#show ip dhcp relay DHCP relay is Enabled Option 82 is Enabled Maximum number of supported VLANs without ...
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Modems unable to acquire dhcp IPs

I work at an ISP where we use routers (7200) for dhcp. I recently reloaded one of our dhcp routers because we had complaints from many users unable to connect and the dhcp database file it was ...
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Why APIPA doesn't work with multiple network adapters? [closed]

I connected 3 cameras to 3 network adapters in my PC. I don't have DHCP, so I thought APIPA will do the work. But, camera's installation guide says "If a PC is equipped with multiple network adapters, ...
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Deploying Remote DHCP Servers [closed]

Please don't be too harsh. I'm quite new to the IT world and any advice/solutions would be greatly appreciated. Problem: I want to deploy Cent OS DHCP servers to different remote sites. This will ...
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dhcpcd on debian wheezy doesn't seem to be considering /etc/resolv.conf{head|tail}

I have set up an amazon EC2 instance (with a debian wheezy AMI) having minimal stuff on it, and dhcpcd is present by default. dhcpcd doesn't seem to be considering /etc/resolv.conf.head or ...
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DHCP/static IP nomenclature

I've just inherited systems administration for a small network, on which we have exclusive access to the first 128 IPs on a private virtual subnet. We have a DHCP server which binds IP addresses to ...
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HyperV Migration and DHCP Reservation

In my company network we've 2 HyperV-2012 host with DAS, every server has a DHCP reservation in the DHCP server (windows server 2008). Yesterday we've migrated (using shared with nothing migration) ...
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Access switch management on network without dhcp

Could not find default IP of cisco router which was static. Issue is now solved see answer below :)
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How to config libvirt network setting about disabling dnsmasq “except-interface=lo”?

Here is the thing. My VMs run with libvirt and use default network libvirt-provide, and I've mad each VM registers its hostname to dnsmasq set by libvirt. so I want to look up its hostname for ...
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Peer domain not authenticating users

I have a forest with two DCs, one of which was added as a peer to the original DC. One DC is running Windows Server 2008 and the other is running Windows Server 2008 R2. I can see on both servers ...
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Computer gets IP from DHCP server but has no internet connection

I've installed an isc-dhcp-server on Ubuntu 12.10 and I'm trying to setup a DHCP server on a head node for six worker computers in the local network. The head node itself is a DHCP client receiving ...
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ip-helper forwarded DHCP request not reaching DHCP server

The situation--I'm trying to centralize our DHCP services to a single Windows 2008 R2 Server (we're switching to L3 switches that don't provide DHCP services). We currently have Cisco routers at ...
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ntp.conf being rewritten in Fedora

Something rewrites my ntp.conf on reboot. It's easy to google that DHCP client may do it, and there is a simple solution for that. Just including -N option into dhcpcd_eth in /etc/conf.d/net should be ...
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Configure router in network with Windows based DHCP

I am wanting to use my Server 2012 machine for DHCP. Once I add the DHCP role, what should my router be configured for? I have a cable modem bringing the internet in. Would the server replace my ...
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DNS reverting in Windows Server 2003

I have a Windows Server 2003. It is connected to a number of networked databases but stopped working this morning. It was receiving DNS from an old DC which we have just retired. I tried to change the ...
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How does DNS update work in an environment where DHCP performs registration, and clients may have multiple DHCP leases?

Here are the particulars (all Windows): DNS - Our DNS only stores one A-Record per hostname. Scavenging is not currently enabled. DHCP - DHCP is configured (server level) to perform DNS registration ...
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Wyse DHCP Option Tag

I have a new Wyse R10L that I am testing, and I have found a tutorial video for configuring it on my network (a test Server 2012 environment). The instructions say to "set a DHCP option tag 161" to a ...
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DHCP IPv6 and vendor-encapsulated-options

I was using this option on ipv4 to send some information to the host. On my host lease I have something like: supersede vendor-encapsulated-options = "MY INFORMATION"; On the DHCP client host I can ...
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DHCP: DHCPREQUEST issues

Maybe someone that knows more about DHCP and network that can help me out with this one. I've been thrown for a look with this for awhile now, so I'm reaching out to the ServerFault community. We ...
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How to connect two wireless routers by powerlines [closed]

To extend the wireless range I bought a pair of powerlines. So one of them is connected to the main wireless router which is provided by ISP company. And the other side of the powerline is connected ...
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Configuring HP Proliant iLO using hponcfg

I am configuring an iLO using hponcfg by logging into the machine remotely and running hponcfg with scripts Mod_Directory.xml and then with Mod_Network.xml. I am enabling the DHCP on the device. But ...
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Microsoft Windows DHCP: Steering IPv4 clients into specific scopes based on MAC

We have visitors on our campus who bring their own laptops and devices and use our wireless and wired networks. When we receive a copyright infringement notice (typically BitTorrenting), we are ...
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What file transfer protocols can be used for PXE booting besides TFTP?

According to ISC's dhcpd manpage: The filename statement filename "filename"; The filename statement can be used to specify the name of the initial boot file which is to be loaded ...
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Why use FQDN as DNS-server option in DHCP?

I've seen multiple default configurations of DHCP-servers with a FQDN set as the DNS-server option. Doesn't this imply a catch-22, or the need for that DNS-server to be in the hosts file of every ...
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Why does DHCP have fixed client and server port numbers

In most client-server-applications, the port number of a server is a well-known number, while the client uses a currently available port number. DHCP is different. Here, both the client and the server ...
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Checking Statement of Health (NAP) info on Linux using Dhcp and Radius

I have a Linux DHCP server and windows clients. I want my DHCP server to assign an IP address from a network let's say 10.6.3.0/255.255.255.128 if the client has it's firewall enabled or an IP address ...
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How to query specific DHCP server

is there a way how to query a specific DHCP server for an IP address? Something similar to dig @_IP_ADDRESS_ _server_name dig @8.8.8.8 apple.com Thanks
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Getting an IP from an ipv6 dhcp server

I have the following lab: DHCP SERVER [Centos 6] /etc/dhcp/dhcpd6.conf default-lease-time 2592000; preferred-lifetime 604800; option dhcp-renewal-time 3600; option dhcp-rebinding-time 7200; allow ...
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name not resolve in vmware client PC

I have configured DNS server and DHCP sever on centos 6.2 vmware virtual machine. I have a windows xp vmware client machine. nslookup command is work in server terminal But it won't work in windows ...
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DHCP server with multiple scopes is issuing the wrong IPs to VLANs

We're restructuring our network, and configured our router/dhcp server as follows: # public internet connection auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.10.10 netmask 255.255.0.0 ...
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Connect another LAN to WAN port of Zywall 10w

Preamble: In my company we add a new Vodafone's router that's already compromised my working DHCP server. That's because Vodafone refuse to disable the DHCP server of their router. So I figure out ...
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dhclient not working at boot

Here's the problem: root@home:~# ping 8.8.8.8 connect: Network is unreachable root@home:~# dhclient eth0 RTNETLINK answers: File exists root@home:~# ping 8.8.8.8 PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8) 56(84) ...
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How to bridge two lan but keeping their clients using/choosing their own wan?

this is my first question here so please bear with me if I haven't made it super clear So I have 2 piece of Cisco RV180W router hardware. The office is moderately big and one single Wifi router is ...
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Access Control Lists & DHCP

Please take a look at this image right here. In the image above you can see a virtual netwerk simulation program (CISCO Packet Tracer 6.0) where I'm trying to setup a network and secure it. However ...
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DHCP server on bridged connection

I want to put DHCP server on Ubuntu server to listen on 10.0.0.1 (internal network). I also need to configure OpenVPN server on Ubuntu server (DHCP is going to lease addresses to OpenVPN clients), ...
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DHCP scope for a user class option

In Linux how can I set a DHCP server configuration which will lease IP addresses from scopes which are defined according to user classes. For example the following configuration leases IP addresses ...
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Per-client DNS servers with DNSMasq

I am running TomatoUSB with DNSMasq to provide DHCP and DNS services for my local network. What I would like to achieve is to provide alternative DNS servers for one or two specific clients on the ...
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How to configure a Windows Server 2008 along with a router?

I have network setup like the following diagram, how do I set the DHCP in server so that user can access Windows share and also access internet? [server]<========> ...
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Create a DHCP working lab in HyperV (2012) all Internal

I need to create a lab for testing purposes. I got a good desktop on which i have installed a server 2012. In HypverV, i have installed two 2012, one XP and one W8. The idea is that the one and ...
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Client DHCP on Linux seems to not be updating Windows AD DNS

I have an odd DNS issue that only sometimes presents itself. I have several Linux machines, running Ubuntu (10.10, 11.10, 12.04). Most of the time they work flawlessly. Sometimes, however, the ...
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What's the design rationale behind DHCP requiring two phase exchange, DHCPDISCOVER then DHCPREQUEST [closed]

RFC2131 section 3.1 describe the DHCP working flow as follows: Server Client Server (not selected) (selected) v v ...
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DHCP Reservation

I've been having problems with a few statements I've been reading. When setting up DHCP Reservation based on MAC addresses... Do the reserved IP's need to be in one of the scopes or not? Judging from ...