chicken egg problem

richard lucassen mailinglists at
Thu Jun 2 11:11:02 UTC 2016

On Thu, 2 Jun 2016 12:04:40 +0200
richard lucassen <mailinglists at> wrote:

> According to "man dhcpd.conf" i can use *hostnames* as DNS:
> option domain-name-servers,;
> That's very nice, but can someone explain how the and
> can be resolved by a new client?

Ok, I see what happens. It's the dhcp server that resolves the
hostname when it is started. Although the DNS is round robining the
answers, the dhcp server assigns the DNS servers as found when started.

richard lucassen

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