recording host assignment leases in leases db

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at
Mon Mar 1 16:25:10 UTC 2010

Would reserved leases work for you ?

Only available in the latest versions, you can add the statement 
"reserved;" to a lease and it will then be tied to that client - it 
will not be re-allocated to any other client. Apart from being tied 
to one client, it goes though the normal leases lifecycle and so will 
show active/expired as appropriate.

The only way to set this is to stop the server, edit the leases file 
(add a skeleton lease record if required), and start the server again.

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