ISC dhcpd ignoring DHCP discover

Johannes Bauer dfnsonfsduifb at
Wed Jan 9 15:27:13 UTC 2013

On 09.01.2013 15:28, David Forrest wrote:

>> That is, it doesn't even log the DISCOVER or display anything, but just
>> silently drops it. I've verified with tcpdump that the discover actually
>> makes it the the isc-dhcpd.
> Does your dhcpd.conf include an "authoritative" statement?

Yes, it does.

So does the DISCOVER packet itself seems to be okay? Most peculiar.

Best regards,

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