-8
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4answers
66 views

How does a host receive an IP if there's no DHCP server? [closed]

If a new host connects to a LAN without a DHCP server, how does it receive an IP?
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votes
1answer
65 views

How can my server announce its presence to everyone in the network [closed]

The situation is as follows. I want to have an application running on a server. All of the desktops in the company has to connect to it. But I do not want the IP address of the server to be hard coded ...
0
votes
1answer
99 views

Server is assigned IP by GUID rather than MAC address in DHCP

I recently installed 8 new Dell PowerEdge c6220 II servers with dual 10G ports with CentOS 6. Each server has a DHCP reservation configured from a Microsoft 2003 DHCP server. I am using a Bootutil ...
3
votes
2answers
151 views

Assign fixed IP address via DHCP by DNS lookup

Preface I'm building a virtualization environment with Ubuntu 14.04 and LXC. I don't want to write my own template since the upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 has shown that backwards compatibility is not ...
0
votes
2answers
95 views

Superscope DHCP leases and configuration set up

Hello I wanted to see if someone could help with a network problem I am having. Right now we have a super-scope and scopes of 192.168.50.1 and 192.168.51.1, as of now both are activated but only ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

Routing DHCP traffic over the internet

i'd like to know if it's possible for the internet to be between a DHCP server and the network it's "assigned" to? so basically, something like this: -------------- ------------- ...
0
votes
2answers
138 views

Clients getting server ip as their default gateway

I have a problem to solve. Scenario: LAN network 192.168.190.0/255 (1 server, 60 clients) Server Windows 2008 (server roles: mail server, print server, dhcp server...etc) 5 pxe-clients Debian ...
2
votes
2answers
297 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
83 views

DHCP complicates using IP Address Source in Amazon EC2 Security group settings

Background: I am learning to setup my amazon web services account. I watched a video tutorial(http://youtu.be/-xVyuLJZFYc), where they mention that within the security groups dashboard, one could ...
0
votes
1answer
111 views

Using isc-dhcp-server to allocate addresses from subnet different from server subnet

I'm trying to break my network into different subnets. Server is located into 192.168.15.0/24 subnet. I have the following declaration in my dhcp.conf: subnet 192.168.15.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 ...
0
votes
1answer
187 views

send message to connected computer when IP obtain from DHCP Server

If a computer running Windows gets a IP address from DHCP Server, how could I send a message to that computer. Say DHCP Server running from Ubuntu Server. I am guessing through SMBClient? Or is this ...
2
votes
2answers
181 views

DHCPD clean leases on client disconnect

Is there a way to force ISC DHCPD to trigger expire or release for static lease right after client disconnect? I want to trigger a script right after client connects ("on commit" DHCPD event) and ...
0
votes
2answers
74 views

Assign private IP via DHCP + public IP

I would like my Ubuntu VM to have both a private IP and a public IP. The private IP should be supplied by my DHCP server. Currently I am trying this: auto lo iface lo inet loopback # The primary ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
85 views

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 ...
20
votes
3answers
913 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
181 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
127 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
109 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
976 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
123 views

Can't obtain ip-addres from my DHCP server

I can't obtain a ip-addres from my dhcp-server and it's going trough a firewall (pfsense), The firewall(pfsense) and DHCP server are two virtual machines on my physical server(ESXI). As rules i use ...
-1
votes
2answers
79 views

I turned off server 2012 which host my dhcp server but computers on the network still getting ip addresses

I have a DHCP server installed on Win Server 2012 which is turned off right now, but my computers still can establish online connections with the IPs previously received from the DHCP server. I tried ...
0
votes
1answer
430 views

Debian hangs on startup (NFS Common utilities: statd)

I am trying to configure my debian 6 machine to use DHCP. I have modified the /etc/network/interfaces to only contain: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp But when I reboot it hang at NFS Common ...
0
votes
1answer
609 views

Configure DHCPD with assigned IP address and gateway on different subnets for KVM [closed]

I have a dedi with an IP range of 123.123.123.1/24, the problem is the gateway address: 111.111.111.254 and it's on completely different subnet. I have already setup a bridge and KVM virtualization. ...
1
vote
1answer
122 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
158 views

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 ...
-2
votes
2answers
70 views

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, ...
3
votes
1answer
97 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
460 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
638 views

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) ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

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]<========> ...
0
votes
0answers
90 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
498 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
94 views

Is it possible? - Have multiple DHCP ranges in a single subnet

I have a testing environment of 10 lightly-populated racks. I'll be installing a single 1 Gb switch in each rack with 10 Gb uplinks to a single central switch. What I would like to have is for DHCP ...
0
votes
2answers
99 views

Duplicate IP on network and layer 2 devices caching

I have two identical VMs (Windows XP guests). I use KVM for the hypervisor. The first one is running, the second is a clone of the first not yet running. I edited the config for the second one to ...
0
votes
2answers
349 views

Separate WebBlocker settings, using one Watchguard XTM 505?

I support a school with 3 locations that uses a Watchguard XTM 505. They are implementing a BYOD wireless solution with Aerohive APs, and they will have 3 SSIDs (School, Guest, BYOD). Each SSID needs ...
1
vote
1answer
465 views

Setting ip helper-address to a broadcast address, bad idea?

Info: A number of vlans running on a 16 bit subnet All DHCP servers are on the same subnet (10.1.0.0/16) All switches and routers are Cisco If I was to set the ip helper-address in our ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

IP Helper Policies

So I'm fairly new in the higher-end Firewall market - but recently have purchased a Sonicwall (2nd hand for lab) for lab purposes. I have a LAN interface configured on 192.168.0.1 and a Wireless AP ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

DHCP fails in Ubuntu network install: DHCPDECLINE

I'm trying to do a network install of Ubuntu 12.04 on Cisco UCS C240 rack-mounted servers, using Cobbler for the provisioning. Cobbler is managing my DHCP server (ISC), which is configured to hand out ...
2
votes
1answer
49 views

Changing DHCPv6 server

I have a DHCPv6 daemon that is answering for requests of some machines and everything is working fine. So I decided to remove this DHCPv6 daemon e start another daemon on another server, but the ...
5
votes
1answer
181 views

Is it possible to receive dhcpdiscover from ff:ff:ff… mac address?

Today I saw this record in my log files: dhcpd: DHCPDISCOVER from ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff via vlan400: network 40.60.100.10/24: no free leases ...
1
vote
1answer
279 views

Setup Network with two ISP

Currently I have a network with 1 ISP, a router/modem, Gigabyte Switch and a server. All the clients PC are automatically assign IP from DHCP server from a Router/Modem A. Server A have a fixed IP ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
307 views

Hyper-V Server sends constant stream of DHCP requests causing DoS

I have a Hyper-V server that I think the networking components are misconfigured. Even when I've set a static IP address, the server sends a constant stream of DHCP Discover broadcasts (the physical ...