dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Fri Apr 16 14:31:11 UTC 2010
>It is indeed a host record with fixed-address statement. So there
>is no lease to release from the DHCP server's perspective. The
>client thinks there is, however, and seems to have no way to tell.
>Is this a wise design choice? I know it has been that way for a
>long time, but technically the address was "leased" from the
That's OK, the server won't lease it to anything else - by the simple
method of not having it included in any pool.
The newer versions include the facility for reserved leases - tied to
one client, but still goes though the normal dynamic lifecycle.
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