DNS update via dhcp and static entries

Kevin Darcy kcd at daimlerchrysler.com
Thu Oct 7 19:23:51 UTC 2004

Norman Zhang wrote:

>>>this is a little bit OT but I did not find a dhcp newsgroup.
>>>Our dhcp updates the dns and all works well except for machines where we 
>>>have set fixed IP addresse via MAC.
>>>Is it dhcp that does not send the updates or can it be a problem in bin ?
>>Static means static. Why would it be necessary to send updates to DNS? 
>>Just configure the name in DNS once and you're done...
>My Windows Server 2003 has a static IP, but AD requires it to DDNS.
Complain to Microsoft.

         - Kevin

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