Reservation best practices?

Chuck Anderson cra at WPI.EDU
Tue Jul 12 20:29:02 UTC 2011

On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 12:17:18PM -0600, Joshua Beard wrote:
> After reading around, it looks like reservations don't work that way
> in ISC DHCP.  My understanding is that the reserved address cannot
> be in the lease pool.  Unfortunately, these printers have already
> received addresses in the pools of their respective subnets.

Traditional fixed-addresses in ISC DHCP don't work that way, correct.
But ISC DHCP now supports reserved leases, so you can get what you
want by changing a dynamic lease into a reserved lease.

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