I need to parse dhcpd.leases to store data in mysql
andre.her at eds.com
Fri Jun 30 13:23:01 UTC 2006
If we are talking about modifying the source code, why not an option to
either give a customized format to the lease file or an option to load
directly into a database ?
From: dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org [mailto:dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org] On
Behalf Of Simon Hobson
Sent: vrijdag 30 juni 2006 15:15
To: dhcp-users at isc.org
Subject: Re: I need to parse dhcpd.leases to store data in mysql
Brent L. Bates wrote:
> Could the syslog output be of any help for the person trying to
>log everything to his MySQL data base? He could have all this output
>sent to its own log file. I know the default output doesn't have all
>the information he needs. However, are there any `ifdefs' that might
>turn this information on and log it? If not, how difficult would it be
to modify the source to do so?
> Just some ideas.
A good point. Another option would be to use the "on <action> ..."
external links, eg "on commit <call code to add record to database>".
Though care needs to be taken when using these not to introduce too much
latency into the server.
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