Same IP, multiple MAC addresses

Sten Carlsen stenc at
Mon Apr 19 16:49:44 UTC 2010

Two host declarations, one IP. I have used that setup; it has the added
benefit that you can continue a download while switching from wired to
wireless etc.

On 19/04/10 17:16, Simon Hobson wrote:
> Calum Hunter wrote:
>> Is there anyway to do this or do i have to create a second record and
>> assign a second ip address ie
>> host laptop_wired {
>>       hardware ethernet 00:11:25:D6:EE:91;
>>       fixed-address;
>>  }
>> host laptop_wireless {
>>       hardware ethernet 00:14:85:2D:E0:2F;
>>       fixed-address;
>>  }
>> I would really like to avoid the duplication of records and
>> duplication of ip addresses needed to be reserved.
> You cannot escape the multiple host declarations, but you can use the
> same IP address.

Best regards

Sten Carlsen

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