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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DNS Registration Using Non Windows DHCP

We are searching for a solution for our VPN users. We use a Fortinet SSLVPN. The Fortinet appliance issues DHCP to our clients. It is configured to have the clients use our internal Windows DNS ...
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Motorola SB6141 assigns 192.168.100.0/24 IP via DHCP when cable dies; can I prohibit systemd-networkd from using 192.168.100.0/24 addresses?

I have a Motorola SB6141 cable modem connected to a Linux firewall that obtains an IP via systemd-networkd's DHCP function. Every so often, the ISP will have issues, and for some reason, ...
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Client see Windows Deployment Services but still get “selected boot device failed” error

Like the title says I can't Windows Deployment Services working. The client laptop has an ethernet IP address of 10.0.4.94. On the secondary DHCP server I've set option 60 to PXEClient, option 66 to ...
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ISC DHCP - different subnet for specific mac addresses

I'm attempting to create a different subnet for a few specific mac addresses, and have my DHCP config set up as follows: authoritative; shared-network local { subnet 192.168.2.0 netmask ...
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Inconsistent DHCP replies with Windows 2008R2 DHCP server

I've got a Windows 2008R2 standard server running DHCP services. We've noticed that certain clients are receiving inconsistent DHCP replies. We have over 175 Windows workstations in this VLAN that ...
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DHCP Relay setup in ubuntu server

I have a network appliance (QNO) that works as traffic load balancer and dhcp server. I would like to add a linux server in between the network appliance and the client computers. The linux server ...
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DHCP DDNS not working for Linux clients

This is the same problem asked here but there is no indication it was ever resolved for Eddie. Plus, I have already looked at the various answers and tried what was suggested without success. I have ...
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Exclude IP address from DHCP pool

Is there a way to exclude an ip address from dhcp pool? For various reasons i have a machine that I can't reconfigure or move off the network (lets call it a printer). It has been hard coded an ...
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DHCP relay through Fortigate 60B firewall isn't working

I inherited a network with a Fortigate 60B firewall. The VPN dial up client works right now as long as I specify a static IP. Problem is, it becomes hard to manage when I need to assign each and every ...
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Automatic subdomain wildcard for DHCP-DDNS additions?

I'm running dhcp-4.0.2 server and bind-9.6.1-P3. When a new Mac OSX DHCP client with the name "harry" connects to the network, the DHCP server gives it a lease, and adds appropriate A & PTR ...
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DHCP Relay vs Multi-Homed DHCP Server

I'm sketching out a new network topology and I'm unsure of how to solve the issue of DHCP between two VLANs. 10.50.2.0/23 will hold the majority of our users, corporate wifi, printers etc. ...
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How to show other columns in Windows DHCP server?

In the Windows Server DHCP server, the only column that shows for "Reservations" is the "Reservations" column. That's not very helpful. It would be so much more helpful if I could see the ...
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resolv.conf after reboot on CentOS 5.5 EC2 instance

I'm having trouble getting my CentOS 5.5 EC2 instances (both i386 and x86_64) to properly populate resolv.conf after booting. No matter what I do, I end up with the default EC2 resolv.conf: ; ...
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Dynamic DNS Updates with Wireless and Wired interfaces

We have offices full of Windows & Mac users who obtain IP addresses from a Windows DHCP server, which in turn updates Dynamic DNS entries. We are noticing major inconsistencies with the ...
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Have DHCP use different scopes based on MAC address using Server 2012

I'd like my Windows 2012 DHCP server to give ShoreTel phones IP addresses from one scope, and everything else IP addresses from another scope. For example, I'd like to give phones IPs from ...
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DHCP troubleshooting - client timeouts

I have setup two ubuntu 13.10 serwers - one of them is in a small test network + two more clients, separated from our company's main network but connected to the Internet. This server is my testbox, ...
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Is there a limit to the number of DHCP scopes I can have?

Some context: Currently all devices in our remote sites are setup on 1 VLAN. We have 400 remote sites. A project wants to split our sites into multiple VLAN's which on the whole seems like a good ...
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Juniper SSG5 DHCP IP Pool is full. Unable to offer IP address to client

hope we have some Juniper guys around, I have configured a Juniper SSG5 as our main firewall/router the DHCP server set on interface bgroup1 to have a rang from 10.10.10.76 to 10.10.10.210 All ...
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DHCP reply packets do not make it into KVM instance in OpenStack

I'm running a KVM instance inside of OpenStack, and it isn't getting an IP address from the DHCP server. Using tcpdump, I can see the request and reply packets on vnet0 of the compute host: # ...
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How do you get dnsmasq to specify alternate DNS servers?

I'm working on a network with ~10 kubuntu desktops (and numerous servers and IP phones) and am trying to get dnsmasq to specify another dns server as a failover. I tried using server=192.168.0.90 ...
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How to use auto-discovery with iDRAC Enterprise?

All I want to do is: have "auto discovery" enabled on my iDRAC enterprise at the factory rack the server, cable iDRAC to dhcp-enabled management network have the iDRAC DHCP, find the "Provisioning ...
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How to setup redundant dns and dhcp servers with automatic dns updates on Ubuntu?

I'm trying to configure two virtual servers running Ubuntu to act as primary and secondary DNS and DHCP servers in my lan. I was able to get bind9 working as master and slave DNS servers. I was able ...
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Edge firewall on Ubuntu, dynamic IP address, static DNS

We're setting up a software firewall, and one of the issues we're facing is that eth0 has a dynamic IP address. In /etc/network/interfaces we've got the following: # The loopback network interface ...
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DHCP frames (DISCOVER/REQUEST frames) have AutoIp address as source IPv4 address in Ipv4 header

In my TcpIp stack, I want to trigger AutoIp/LinkLocal and DHCP addresss assignemtn parellelly. But the response from the DHCP server is too slow. By the time I get a reponse from DHCP server the ...
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3com 3101 or 3102 VOIP phones will not get DHCP/connect to network unless in specific location?

I am trying to figure out why at our company the 3com 3101 or 3102 phones we use, when NEW out of box will not jump on the network and update, unless they are at a specific physical location. For ...
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Server 2012 DHCP Policy for Polycom MAC addresses

I am setting up a Server 2012 DHCP Server and I want to apply a Policy to assign our Polycom phone within a specific IP range. I have created a policy using MAC address equals 0004f2, which is the ...
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Windows Server 2008 DHCP: Lease offered, but not accepted

My Windows Server 2008 should be configured to work as a DHCP Server in the Network. Therefore I setup the Role and configured everything. I have downloaded a tiny tool, that can show DHCP-Offers on ...
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DHCP Warning Sign Icon On Windows Server

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Domain Controller. I have the roles AD, DHCP, and DNS installed on this server. I noticed today that there was a warning sign on my IPv4 setting, but not on my IPv6 ...
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Configuring VPN on Windows Server 2008 with no DHCP

Please see the revised section at the bottom as the original question seems to have been a little convoluted I have a cloud based virtual machine from my client's hosting company. The sole ...
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dhcp not assigning dns ip to client

i followed these steps(http://www.yolinux.com/TUTORIALS/DHCP-Server.html && http://www.yolinux.com/TUTORIALS/DHCP-Server.html) but am having a problem. the problem is that the dhcp server is ...
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Windows Dynamic DNS Update Sequence

I'm trying to get the Windows DDNS update sequence straight in my head. Here's what I think happens: Windows Client == DHCP Discover Windows DHCP Server == DHCP Offer Windows ...
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DHCP Reservation being ignored in Windows 2008 R2

I have multiple scopes on my dhcp server. 192.168.10.x and 192.168.20.x I have reservations for certain mac addresses on the 192.168.10.x network. However occasionally they will pull 192.168.20.x ...
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Can a Windows DHCP server serve a scope that it is not a part of?

The situation I have a windows SBS 2008 box running as DC/DNS/DHCP/Exchange/File Server to a network on 192.168.1.0/24. Suffice it to say that the IP of the SBS box is immutable. At some point in the ...
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How do I configure an ASA 5505 to pull a DHCP address from a bridged DSL modem/router?

I have a remote office that I am hooking up to our corporate network and this particular site has a centurylink adsl2+ router that I need to negotiate an rfc 1483 via DHCP connection across. The dsl ...
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Can you use WMI to determine if a connection gets its DNS servers from DHCP?

The DNS server search order for a network interface can be read from Win32_NetworkAdapterConfiguration like this in Powershell, or programmatically using .Net ManagementObjects: > $NICs = ...
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What is changing the network interfaces?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 to virtual machine. I have edited /etc/network/interfaces like this: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp Then I created a livecd.iso using ...
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Is there a way to emulate a DHCP server (overlay network) [closed]

I have created an overlay Level 2 network using VLAN tags with Open vSwitch. I want a Level 3 one so I need to give each VM a consistent IP address. I'd like every host on this VLAN to get an IP ...
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How can I configure dhcpd to only update the reverse zone in bind?

I've got dhcpd pushing updates to bind, and it seems to be working fine: named[24161]: client 192.168.10.1#59141: signer "dhcp_updater" approved named[24161]: client 192.168.10.1#59141: updating zone ...
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2 DHCP servers, VLANs, Mitel 3300, Sonicwall TX 215 conflict

Inherited a system that has likely not been properly maintained for about 10 years. Add to this that the firewall had to be replaced because the original one was not accessible because the former ...
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How to get host-name from DHCP server via Network Manager?

I can get hostname and ip address from DHCP server with invoking the script under /etc/dhcp/dhclient-exit-hooks.d/ directory as explained here on client side. I assigned host-name and ip address in ...
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isc-dhcp-server sends OFFER to ip and not broadcast

I'm trying to set up the isc dhcp server. My config looks like: ddns-update-style none; default-lease-time 600; max-lease-time 7200; # If this DHCP server is the official DHCP server for the local ...
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theforeman 1.4: foreman-proxied external dns/dhcp server puts provisioned domainname twice in dns server

I have a strange problem with our foreman. we use .localdomain as our internal domainname (eg. a host gets the fqdn test.localdomain) we use the standard dhcpd and named from CentOS6, both on the ...
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No A records created by DNS client on Windows Embedded Standard 2009

Windows Embedded Standard 2009 is basically Windows XP. I have thin clients running this OS which get configured through DHCP. I haven't been able to make them register an A record with the DNS server ...
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dhcpd log being flooded with duplicate and uid leases

I am runnig centos 6.4, isc-dhcpd-4.1.1-P1. I have over 100 desktop laptops on win7. my dhcpd.log file is being flooded with following messages Mar 3 11:08:06 tanaga dhcpd: DHCPREQUEST for ...
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Multiple DHCP servers [duplicate]

In what circumstances should you configure multiple DHCP servers on the same subnet? My understanding of using more than one DHCP server is that your clients will use the nearest DHCP which could be ...
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How can I set one hostname and IP for multiple MACs in DHCPd (isc-dhcpd-4.1.1-P1) on CentOS 6.x?

I am trying to get my DHCP server (isc-dhcpd-4.1.1-P1) in CentOS to give the same IP and hostname to two different MAC addresses (LAN and WLAN) on the same computer depending on which is connected.. ...
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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 can i prevent TINC from relaying DHCP

I am running tinc in several NAT routers running Debian 7 Wheezy, the VPN works fine for months, except because i've set it up in switch mode it relays DHCP requests and answers over all the VPN. The ...
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How do I set up my office network so unqualified domain names resolve as if they have a default suffix added?

I want to type "go/something" in my browser address bar, and have my browser request "http://go.mydomain.com/something". The use case is where go.mydomain.com is our internal URL shortening service, ...
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DHCP wont release allocated IPs [closed]

I have a TP-Link td28151 router and I am using DHCP. I need to connect 40 devices to my router by Ethernet. I have set the count of my clients to 100, and my subnet mask is 255.255.255.0. I have ...