Using OMAPI to remove leases on isc DHCP

Chris Buxton cbuxton at
Sat Nov 28 04:05:41 UTC 2009

On Nov 27, 2009, at 5:24 AM, Glenn Satchell wrote:

>> we are using isc dhcp ver. 3.0.3 on SLES10. My question is, can active
>> leases be deleted using omshell?
>> I tried this an in tells me something like this:
>> "can't destroy object: not implemented"
> You can't destroy a lease on the server, because the client may still
> be using that IP address.

Yes you can. You can release leases via omshell. However, you must be running DHCP version 3.0.6 or later, as I recall.

Version 3.0.3 is really old. You (the original poster) should upgrade.

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