[Dnsmasq-discuss] Wrong hostname in DHCP answer if FQDN in /etc/hosts

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Tue May 8 20:39:53 BST 2007

Michael Heimpold wrote:

> Below, I've appended my two test cases. When I understand the output
> from dhcpdump correctly the wrong hostname is already 'on the wire', so this
> was the reason I'm targeting dnsmasq :-)

You're right to do so, I think.

Final question: does you /etc/ethers file have IP addresses, bare 
hostnames, or FQDNs? I think that the key to understanding the bug is there.

> Thanks for reading until here.

Thanks for very clear report.




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