[Dnsmasq-discuss] dnsmasq.lease file question

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Fri May 11 14:08:50 BST 2007

Philippe Faure wrote:
> Thanks you for this information.  How does the Host name play into the dhcp
> leases?
> Is the IP handed out based on MAC address, or based on the Host name?

The IP can be tied to MAC address, or to hostname, or it can be
allocated from a pool of free addresses.

See --dhcp-host in the man page for the details.



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