Re-syncing leases between primary and secondary

Glenn Satchell glenn.satchell at
Wed Jan 25 01:30:05 UTC 2012

> On Tue, 2012-01-24 at 19:31 +0000, Duguay, Gerard wrote:
>> Does anyone know of a way to manually trigger a re-synchronization
>> between the pairing? We have another week before leases expire…
> On the secondary: Stop dhcpd, delete the leases file, restart dhcpd. It
> will the download a fresh copy from the primary server.
> I'm not aware of a simpler way.
> --
> Peter
That will sort out the servers, but it won't change anything on any of the
clients. If you've got two clients with the same IP address, then you need
to go find one of those clients and get it to ask for a new address.


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