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set unlimited lease duration throuth CMD

On Windows Server 2008 (R2, 32-Bit, I found the following way to set the lease duration for, say, 3600 Seconds (1 Hour). netsh dhcp server scope 10.0.0.0 set optionvalue 51 DWORD 3600 [→ source] ...
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Setup OpenVPN Server with Virtual IP Address Lease for some time

I am new to openVPN and so far have setup Windows based openVPN server. Basic system is working fine as clients connect to openVPN server and are assigned virtual IPs like x.x.x.6, x.x.x.10, and so ...
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When does ISC dhcpd expire leases

When exactly does ISC dhcpd forget a lease that is not explicitly freed by the client? Context: I am running an installation with many small pools (3 address) and it does not seem to cope well when ...
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dhcpd.leases file manually edit

I have OpenBSD 4.8 serving as Gateway & DHCP Server. By mistake, when reinstalling one of the workstations (it is Windows 7) it gets the same name as it was before (i.e workstation-PC). So now I ...
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Cisco RV082 ip conflicts within the router config, I am using a DHCP server configuration

I have an issue with my Cisco RV082 Dual WAN Small Business Router. Firmware version: v4.0.4.02-tm I am having ip conflicts within the router config, I am using a DHCP server configuration with the ...
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View DHCP Server Leases

How can I view the dhcpd.leases without having to SSH into the box and view using vi/nano etc. I used to have webadmin set up on another box but that was when I used the GUI to configure dhcp. Now I ...
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How to Lease a DHCP IP Address for X Number Of Days in Windows 2003 Machine

I have a numerous set of windows servers. The requirement of Fixed DHCP IP Address may vary for each server. One IT Guy may ask like i need this DHCP Address for 30 days and another may say i need it ...
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What do DHCP Lease Time and Domain Name do?

Why do we need to set a lease time to a DHCP server? What happens to a client who uses that IP address while it was expired? If i set its time to 100 years, what difference does it make? Also, i ...
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Dealing with iPad DHCP Issue

According to Princeton University, the iPad (and perhaps other iOS devices?) seems to have had various issues with DHCP that exist even on the current version (4.3.3). The current one involves the ...
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What is a good DHCP lease timeout configuration

I have generally seen that DHCP lease times are quite long (a day plus) on most defaults. I have a client that seems to have the following problem. They have a DHCP server in a router that is ...
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Price markup on a vendor's appliance [closed]

What's the normal markup for the price of an appliance from a software vendor? The appliance comes loaded with an image that has their application and server. The cost of the software and support ...
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Servers: lease vs buy - what considerations to take?

This is different from a previous question. When preparing to replace/upgrade hardware, what benefits/considerations should be taken on leasing the equipment vs buying it? Some advantages I've seen: ...
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dhcpd, DISCOVER, “no free leases”

I am attempting to set up a VERY simple DHCP server. I am using Ubuntu 10.04, and I installed the "dhcp3-server" package. The server has one interface (eth0) statically set to 10.0.0.10(/21). I want ...
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Rent A Virtual Machine

I'm looking to rent access to virtual machines for testing of our online services from areas of the world other than North America. Specifically: Australia, Europe, Japan, South America, and wherever ...
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how to determine depreciation on server equipment

I have been torn over one of the epoch questions: buy your server equipment, or enter a 3 year lease? It appears that the 3 year leases end up costing close to the same amount as a straight up ...
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Windows DHCP Server Priority

How can I set the priority of DHCP servers to get a lease from in windows (XP)?