Reservation best practices?

Paul B. Henson henson at
Wed Jul 13 18:18:45 UTC 2011

On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 09:51:50AM -0700, Joshua Beard wrote:
> GAH!  I spoke too soon.  They're getting their reservations and talking - but only on their subnet.  They aren't getting the router/default gw from the DHCP server.  I have "option routers" for each subnet.  I tried doing the same on the reservation definition, but no dice.

I think I saw about this exact same question fly by within the past
couple of days ;)... Don't put the options inside the pool scope or
they only apply to the pool. Put them outside the pool scope just
within the subnet scope and host reserverations will pick them up.

> 		pool {
> 		range;
> 				option subnet-mask    ;
> 				option broadcast-address;
> 				option routers        ;
> 		}

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