DHCP messages bombarding console

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Tue Jun 23 19:01:43 UTC 2009

John Tabasz (jtabasz) wrote:

>My setup is all statically defined leases with no dynamic pool defined
>at all. Every time a lease goes to renewal state, each client is
>responded to with a "no free leases" messages. Actually I'm not sure if
>the clients are being responded to or if this message just goes to the
>console of the dhcp server as well as to syslog.
>What can I do to tell the dhcpd to either omit these messages or
>redirect to /dev/null, as this is a normal part of our operation.

Change your syslog config to not log messages to the console.

Simon Hobson

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