static reservation from dynamic pool

Adam Moffett adamlists at
Wed Oct 13 19:28:32 UTC 2010

  I wonder I haven't had a problem yet.

Once the host "foo" has the lease and keeps renewing it, I assume any 
old host requesting an IP address isn't going to get the IP that "foo" 
already has.

Is the danger that when "foo" is offline, someone else can get the IP?

>       The answer is yes.  It can cause problems.  The IP address can be given
> to another system other than the one in the fixed address one.  You have to
> break up you pool by having different ranges.

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