Add a new subnet and apply it without stopping and starting dhcpd
akhader at gmail.com
Tue Sep 30 06:09:02 UTC 2014
Is it in the roadmap to implement reload ?
Thanks Winsor for your detailed reply.
On Sep 30, 2014 9:49 AM, <winsor at ukrhub.net> wrote:
> > Dear All,
> > Is it possible to add a new subnet and apply it without stopping and
> starting dhcpd ?
> > Thanks and regards
> > Abdul Khader
> answer from the official doc site:
> At this time, the dhcpd server doesn't have any reload mechanism. It
> doesn't handle HUP signal nor have a 'soft' reconfiguration method. The
> server has to be stopped and restarted.
> And, from debian "service script":
> restart | force-reload)
> $0 stop
> sleep 2
> $0 start
> which confirms the above statement... Therefore, when you restart the
> first recommended to check configurtion file: dhcpd -t -T
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