static reservation from dynamic pool

Adam Moffett adamlists at
Wed Oct 13 19:11:03 UTC 2010

  I have a shared network with a pool defined and I've also I've set up 
a host with a fixed address from the middle of that same pool. 
Something similar to this:

host foo {
   hardware ethernet 00:00:aa:aa:11:11;

This does seem to work just fine, but I noticed this in the log:
Dynamic and static leases present for
Remove host declaration foo or remove
from the dynamic address pool for sharednetwork

Should I expect something bad to actually happen?  Will ISC dhcpd 
actually hand out to someone other than "foo" and cause a 

I'm assuming people will say no, because I'm pretty darn sure I did this 
in the past and never had an issue.

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