DNS setup

Bruce Hudson Bruce.Hudson at Dal.Ca
Tue May 16 15:57:33 UTC 2006

>> I don't know the DNS-Server adresses because they will be obtained 
>> automatically by the pppd-daemon on each dial in from my internet 
>> service provider. How I have to setup my DHCP-Server to make these 
>> obtained DNS-adresses known to the DHCP-Server configuration so they 
>> can be obtained by the DHCP-Clients?
> Do the DNS servers actually change on each dialin ? If so, ditch the 
> ISP and find one that knows how to run a network !

    While I agree with Simon, for completeness sake you can also have your
DHCP config include a global "option domain-name-servers" statement from a
separate file. Then simply modify your init script to generate this file
from the values in the system's resolver config before the DHCP server is
Bruce A. Hudson				| Bruce.Hudson at Dal.CA
UCIS, Networks and Systems		|
Dalhousie University			|
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