DHCP config file sysntax error check
dkeenan at ist.uwaterloo.ca
Fri Jul 20 18:37:12 UTC 2007
Armando González Arellanos wrote:
> I installed the DHCP on a new computer. I configurate my server but when I
> tried to start it I only receive the FAIL message (I use RHEL5 ) I other
> version I receive a message with the syntax error of my file.
You can run dhcpd with the '-t' option to check the configuration file
and not start a daemon. It should provide error messages and a nonzero
return code if there is a configuration problem. To only get output
when there is an error, add '-q' to the options.
Dawn Keenan, IST, University of Waterloo
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