[Dnsmasq-discuss] restricting listening interfaces only for DHCP

Simon Kelley simon@thekelleys.org.uk
Sun, 08 May 2005 10:10:49 +0100


Dimitrios Apostolou wrote:
> Luca Landi wrote:
> 
>> Should be easy to achieve that if you can accept to run 2 dnsmasq 
>> instances concurrently, one with DHCP enabled and serving eth0 only 
>> and the other one with DHCP disabled and serving all interfaces but eth0. 
> 
> 
> Thanks, this is a nice solution to the problem though I don't like that 
> much the sideeffects. I'll use it but I'd prefer an option restricting 
> dhcp only on one interface. Are there plans to implement such a thing?

No plans. An easy alternative is to configure iptables to drop packets 
to port 67 from eth0.

HTH

Simon.