[Dnsmasq-discuss] dnsmasq ignoring some clients

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Fri Oct 3 17:08:48 BST 2008

Chris Marget wrote:
> I've actually used 3 different linux builds from jailtime.org: debian,
> cenots and ubuntu.  They all behave the same way.  ...Well, dnsmasq
> silently ignores them anyway.
> In my envioronment, it's not all that big of a deal to have the ISC
> daemon around, only serving up addresses to clients using the xensource
> OUI.
> ...Though it feels a little bit dirty to have two "authoritative"
> servers on the LAN!

Just to confirm my diagnosis, could you try


which skips the server-id check when --dhcp-authoritative is set. I'm 
still trying to determine if this is a good idea, but it would be good 
to confirm that it makes things work for you.



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