authorized MAC addresses

David W. Hankins David_Hankins at
Tue Jun 6 18:05:04 UTC 2006

On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 01:37:51PM -0400, Douglas Sterner wrote:
> I've been googling the archives and the web looking for a way to 
> accomplish the following:
> I have three DHCP servers on three seperate WAN segments. I would like to 
> have a central MAC address server for the allocation of DHCP addresses. If 
> the MAC is in the database give it an address otherwise give it nothing or 
> give it another network. Has anyone set this up? We have a problem with 
> unkown pc's showing up on the network. Using Suse ES9 SP1

See 'man dhcpd.conf', search forward for the section titled SUBCLASSES.

The example is what you're asking for.

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