Using virtual interface with dhcpd v3.0.5
dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Wed Aug 18 06:56:16 UTC 2010
Gene LeDuc wrote:
>This morning we copied the conf and lease files and started the
>server on the new machine. It was processing DHCPDISCOVER requests
>on our eth1 interface, but not on the virtual eth1:1 interface.
>Both interfaces were processing DHCPREQUESTs.
>Any thoughts on what we need to do to get this working again?
>Also, can I put "eth1 eth1:1" on the startup command line, or is
You can't use virtual interfaces with DHCP. Think about it, when a
broadcast packet comes in, how you you figure which interface it
should have been destined for ?
What are you trying to achieve by using virtual interfaces ?
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