ISC DHCP is open source software that implements the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocols for connection to a local network. It is a reference implementation of those protocols, but it is also production-grade software, suitable for use in high-volume and high-reliability applications. DHCP is ...

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2 client classes sharing the same subnet range

basically I would like to achieve the followings: using only one subnet different types of user sharing this subnets creating 2 pools accordingly an user class called "l2vpn_user" if matched by MAC ...
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Cannot assign IP address according to an option parameter

I have this DHCP conf file: authoritative; option domain-name "XXX.XXX.XX"; allow bootp; ddns-update-style ad-hoc; class "karpuz-kabugu" { match if (substring (option user-class, 0, 6) = "karpuz")...
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isc-dhcpd static ip within range

I have a isc-dhcpd server with dhcp-range 10.0.0.10 - 10.0.0.20. There is also a device connected with static ip 10.0.0.10. What would happen when a client with dynamic ip connects to the network? ...
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Multiple interface Red Hat 6 ISC DHCP Server sending Incorrect PXE next-server

My setup: Red Hat 6.7 isd dhcp server 2x networks connected (A and B) One DHCP pool configured on Network A When I had this server set up on a single network ("A") it worked fine, now that I added a ...
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Unknown network segment - isc-dhcp-server

My network is operated by Cisco Catalyst with several VLANs and one DHCP server. On the Catalyst, for each vlan is set ip address-helper with the IP of DHCP server. isc-dhcp-server on ubuntu 14.04 is ...
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Remotely monitoring ISC DHCP Server with Nagios

I have a WAN and I'm trying to use Nagios to check that a DHCP server in a subnet not directly visible to the Nagios box is up and handing out IP addresses, and I've been unable to make this work. I ...
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Ubuntu server dhcp reservation not working

I need some suggestion, if possible, about a dhcp server and ip address reservation. The system is a Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS. The DHCP is ISC DHCPd version 4.1. This is the /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf file:...
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Multi-homed forward zone DDNS updates always sent out the same network interface

I have a multi-homed server 'dhcp1' with network interfaces '192.168.10.151' (eth0) and '192.168.0.151' (eth1). The machine is attempting to use DDNS with a name server 'ns1' having network interfaces ...
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SLES DHCP Dynamic DNS: Unable to add forward map…: not found

I have a SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11.3 install running on Amazon EC2 based off the official AMI. With DHCP and BIND configured (via yast) I'm having issues with Dynamic DNS. When a client ...
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Can I run 2 dhcp servers when I use predefined host entries?

I have a very specific setup of servers which netboot off a san. All of them provide identical functionality. There are no other machines in this netblock. Each machine boots from an iscsi image ...
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ISC DHCP Server “Dynamic and static leases present”

i have a problem similar to Fixed and dynamic IPs in ISC DHPD lead to double lease In my DHCP-Log I often receive warnings like Jan 21 10:20:56 dc2 dhcpd: Dynamic and static leases present for 192....
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ISC DHCPD class is not assigned

I'm trying to setup a boot server which only answers to devices which want to boot over the network. Depending on the boot rom, I need to deliver different boot images, the other settings are common. ...
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How do i keep ISC-DHCPD from offering different IPs when there is two requests from the same MAC

I have a set of Nodes which get their addresses from ISC-DHCPD. Since they boot using PXE, there will be two rounds of DHCP (one from the PXE, one from the OS) and for some reason, ISC-DHCPD will ...
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calculate reserved ip address based on mac address

Is it possible to calculate ip address based on mac address for isc-dhcp server? For example: 'aa:aa:aa:aa:aa:x' => '10.10.10.x' I have following in dhcpd.conf: subnet 10.10.10.0 netmask 255.255....
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ISC DHCP server: how to use “reserved” statement

I've been looking online, cannot find a single example of how to use the "reserved" statement. Supposedly it goes into the dhcpd.leases file. Stop dhcpd, edit the file, and restart. But it doesn't ...
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Samba4 internal DNS and isc-dhcp zone update

Could anybody explain, how to solve this problem with internal samba4 DNS and dynamic zone updates from isc-dhcp? In the logs I have: dhcpd: Unable to add reverse map from 170.5.168.192.in-addr....
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Can ISC-DHCP bind to Option 82 rather than Mac Addresses?

We use option 82 information to limit leases presently in ISC-DHCP using a spawn with statement for our billing subclass. This keeps a single household/business from obtaining more leases than they ...
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How to associate a DHCP pool or subnet with declarations for a class

I have the following working configuration for ISC DHCP server 4.1.1, which hands out fixed addresses to registered clients. Some of those clients are configured for PXE booting (for FAI and SCCM). #...
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DHCPD does not allow filename option with a colon in it

For some reason, tftpboot does not work with a colon in filename parameter: group { filename "node7:linux/pxelinux.0"; host machine_7a { hardware ethernet 02:01:02:02:01:11; fixed-...
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DHCP offer is unicast but DHCPACK is broadcast

My DHCP server broadcast DHCPACK 0xffffffff . it is not working on layer 3 dhcp relay agent . as it can not forward this broadcast message to my client. can any one help me from exactly the broadcast ...
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DHCP fault tolerant servers: Split pool or failover?

I need to replace an aging DHCP server by a fault tolerant solution. I consider using the ISC dhcp server solution which can be setup either as split servers serving non-overlapping ip ranges or as a ...
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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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ISC-DHCPD failover, Modifying host definitions via OMAPI

Background: I'm working on replacing my single DHCP server with 2 in a failover configuration. When I do a DHCP request I see the lease is created in both dhcpd.leases files on each server. However, I ...
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“match hardware” in dhcpd.conf not working

I've been trying to get mac addresses with a certain OUI into a certain address pool. I haven't been able to get it to work at all. Here is a snippet of my dhcpd.conf and how it's applied. class "...
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Weird behavior with multiple pool inside shared networks on isc-dhcp-server

I have a weird behavior on my dhcp-server, I am using a load balance configuration and using multiple pool inside that shared-network, I have this configuration: shared-network "my-shared-network" { ...
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Can I configure ISC DHCP to issue the same fixed-address to every client?

I have a handful of devices which are normally in separate networks (or perhaps not even connected to a network), and they use DHCP to get their IP addresses. Now I would like to run some script on ...
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dhcp relay with failover to local service

I'd like to set up a dhcp server which normally relays to a central site, but has a pool of addresses to hand out if the link to the central site goes down. I'm using isc dhcp server on Debian, but ...
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Binding ISC DHCPD to a virtual (heartbeat) interface

I had a DHCP server that acted as a relay endpoint and worked fine. let's say this is a solo machine with eth0 with an ip of 192.168.0.10 I needed to bring this server down and join it to a cluster, ...
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Advanced DHCP configuration (isc-dhcp-server)

We are managing our network by using DHCP and we sometimes add new subnets (IP Pools) to network through different VLANs. What we want to do is to manage all those IP pools from same DHCP server but ...
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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 dhcp6....
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How to make ISC dhcpd not log a specific hardware ethernet address (mac)

I have isc dhcpd v3 serving a local subnet. I have installed a rogue dhcp server detector (dhcp_probe) which constantly sends dhcp requests. These requests are logged by the legit dhcp server, filling ...
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DHCPv6 not working when UFW is enabled (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS)

So, as the title says, I setup a isc-dhcp-server for DHCPv6, which is working as long as UFW is disabled. Once enabled, though I have all the necessary rules in place, and UFW is enabled for v6, it ...
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Linux machine gets different IP through and after installation

we have some automatic building of our building machines using packer (jessie, trusty, xenial, macos, ...) on separate network (VLAN on L3 switch which is used as default GW for the network). Till now,...
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How to configure isc-dhcpd-server to update reverse zone without client pre configuration?

I'm trying to set up isc-dhcpd-server from ubuntu 16.04 (4.3.3-5ubuntu12) to configuring heterogeneous network with ubuntu, windows, macos, other ip devices. I'm already setuped bind to store ip ...
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What data is stored in DHCID RR by rfc 4701 (in lay terms)?

To understand what is going on my dhcp server I need to understand what is stored in this record that idenities my dhcp clients. I have long read this standart. But cannot understand. In lay terms I ...
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Linux clients get DHCP, Mac and Windows clients does not

I'm a sysadmin for a smaller computer lab (~40 clients and ~2000 users). We are, since this fall, seeing some weird issues with DHCP within our network. The server receives a DHCP discovery from the ...
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dhclient bound to recorded lease even if no DHCP server is availabe

My Ubuntu machine is connected to switch and switch is connected to DHCP server(router).Now whenever DHCP server is down but link is available through switch it tries DISCOVER multiple times. But ...
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isc-dhcp-server set same ip to eth0 and wlan0

On my network I've several notebook with eth0 and wlan0. I'd like fixed with the same IP. I testing it with the example below. host notebook_a { hardware ethernet ab:ab:ab:ab:ab:ab; fixed-...
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Force isc-dhcpd to disregard client hostname in ddns updates

I have the following configuration of isc-dhcpd-4.3.1: ignore client-updates; ddns-update-style interim; subnet 192.168.128.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 { use-host-decl-names on; update-static-...
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Configuring ISC DHCP server to not serve IP's on the local network

Is it possible to have a DHCP server serve subnets for multiple network segments, but not its own local subnet? I have a DHCP server on a subnet 10.x.x.x. It serves approximately 125 subnets on ...
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Can I use isc-dhcpd to provide an IP address based upon the request parameters?

I've got a dhcp request to be served with ISC-DHCPD: Gateway-IP 10.128.1.9 Client-Ethernet-Address 00:01:23:45:67:89 Vendor-rfc1048 Extensions Magic Cookie 0x63825363 DHCP-Message ...
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dhcpd.conf — one-lease-per-client statement having no effect

I have read on this and this man page that the one-lease-per-client true statement in my dhcpd.conf will stop duplicate leases to a single client. However, I am still able to sustain multiple leases ...
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ISC DHCPv6 reservation

I've set up ISC DHCPv6 server on a CentOS 7. Here is the /etc/dhcp/dhcpd6.conf: authoritative; option dhcp6.domain-search "example.com"; default-lease-time 3600; max-lease-time 7200; log-facility ...
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How to configure DHCPv6 and DNSv6 configuration in Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm planning to configure DHCPv6 and DNS server in my network. I would like to understand whether both DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 can be configured using isc-dhcp-server service? When i tried nslookup ...
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proxy autoconfiguration: windows does not download wpad.pac file

I am trying to configure my dhcp server on Debian Wheezy to reply to DHCP INFORM and send a url where my Windows client may download the wpad.dat file. Here is the configuration file: option local-...
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ISC DHCPD MAC address matching classes confusion

I'm having trouble successfully matching a mix of different mac address classes to their appropriate subnet declarations. These classes are meant to differentiate IP phones, kvm guests and desktops ...
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“ifup eth0” causes dhclient to bring up more than one interface

Can someone tell me why dhclient is not respecting to only handle the one interface it has been passed? I've seen this multiple times over the years; never figured it out - it's not related to ...
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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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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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How to kea-dchp 7.5.2. Segregating IPv4 Clients in a Cable Network like dhcpd.conf for isc dhcp server

Please , tell me the distribution method of the relay by Agent of the lease . Combination of the two subnets are present in a single shared network is , there are a lot . In isc-dhcp, or you must ...