simon.schlumpf at clanserver.ch
Tue Dec 11 16:09:28 UTC 2007
Simon Hobson wrote:
> Simon Schlumpf wrote:
>> Maybe this is interesting to, one minute before the client gets his
>> IP, this appears in the log:
>> Dec 10 09:08:52 intranet dhcpd: Wrote 0 deleted host decls to leases
>> Dec 10 09:08:52 intranet dhcpd: Wrote 0 new dynamic host decls to
>> leases file.
>> Dec 10 09:08:52 intranet dhcpd: Wrote 112 leases to leases file.
>> What does this mean?
> That's just the server doing a cleanup of the leases file. The leases
> file is a log - every time anything changes, a new record is appended
> to the file.
> Periodically, once an hour by default, the server writes out a new
> file from it's in-memory data, and replaces the old file with this new
> record. Without this step, the leases file would just keep growing.
Okay, great thanks. But when i understand you correctly, this should not
have an effect to the server so that he can or can't serve IP addresses?
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