DHCP not updating DDNS for Win XP

Pooja Gada gpooja at novell.com
Tue Jan 18 05:58:26 UTC 2011

Check for the advance DNS configuration (on XP), you need to  uncheck the "Register this connection's addresses in DNS" box. 
or on the DHCP server you can make use of the setting "ignore client-updates".
Hope that helps.

>>> <arun.sasi1 at wipro.com> 1/18/2011 10:45 AM >>>

Hi All,
I have configured DHCP for DDNS update… But Windows clients are not getting registered with DNS…Please help me to solve this…
Please find below configuration file
option time-servers tick.e4e.com;
option domain-name "ms.e4e.com";
ddns-update-style none;
default-lease-time 600;
max-lease-time 7200;
log-facility local7;
key ms.e4e.com {
        secret P4vJV9etiR==;
        algorithm hmac-md5;
zone ms.e4e.com. {
        key ms.e4e.com;
# User Subnet
subnet netmask {
        option domain-name "ms.e4e.com";
        option netbios-name-servers,;
        option domain-name-servers,,;
        option routers;
        pool {
                ddns-updates on;
                range dynamic-bootp;
# Server subnet
subnet netmask {
        option netbios-name-servers,;
include "/etc/bind/named.conf.local";
key ms.e4e.com {
        algorithm hmac-md5;
        secret "P4vJV9etiR==";
zone "ms.e4e.com" {
        type slave;
        allow-update-forwarding { any; };
        masters {
        file "/var/cache/bind/db.ms.e4e.com";
Thanks & Regards,
Arun Sasi V
Sr. Engineer - Server Management (UNIX),
Wipro Infotech (GSMC) |Mob: +919731031500 | E: arun.sasi1 at wipro.com ( mailto:koresh.dash at wipro.com )

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