dhcp.leases file

Glenn Satchell Glenn.Satchell at uniq.com.au
Mon Aug 21 13:39:40 UTC 2006

No. The system re-writes the file approximately every hour. Otherwise
you could hack on the source a bit to change that.

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>Subject: RE: dhcp.leases file
>Date: Mon, 21 Aug 2006 16:16:13 +0300
>From: "Artzi, Yoav \(Yoav\)" <artzi at avaya.com>
>Thanks. Found that.
>Another question:
>Any way to make sure it will be cleaned often? I am working on a tight
>space system.
>-----Original Message-----
>From: dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org [mailto:dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org] On
>Behalf Of Douglas Armstrong
>Sent: Monday, August 21, 2006 3:14 PM
>To: dhcp-users at isc.org
>Subject: Re: dhcp.leases file
>Artzi, Yoav (Yoav) wrote:
>> What data is saved in the dhcp.leases file? Only the existing leases 
>> or the entire history?
>> If it's the entire history (like a log file) how can I limit its size?
>> Thanks,
>> Yoav.
>Try man dhcpd.leases
>Doug Armstrong

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