simulating dhcp requests?
stella at rider.edu
Fri Sep 15 14:58:45 UTC 2006
Jiann-Ming Su wrote:
> Is there a way to use dhclient to simulate a bunch of dhcp requests?
> I'm trying to do a load test on our dhcp configuration. But, dhclient
> want to bind to an existing interface. The other way I've briefly
> considered is to generate the dhcprequest through the existing
> interface and using linux netfilter to spoof random MAC addresses.
> Thanks for any tips.
You could try to script around using dhcping
(http://www.mavetju.org/unix/dhcping-man.php), feeding it random MAC
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