[Dnsmasq-discuss] dnsmasq should support duplicate ip addresses in /etc/ethers or warn about them
carlos at fisica.ufpr.br
Sun Jul 5 17:12:50 BST 2009
Felix Schwarz (felix.schwarz at oss.schwarz.eu) wrote on 5 July 2009 08:17:
>Carlos Carvalho wrote:
>> This can be done putting more than one mac address in the same dhcp-host
>> line. It has the additional benefit of transitioning the same lease
>> from one mac to the other.
>Something like this?
No, in the same dhcp-host declaration. See the last paragraph in the
dhcp-host entry of the manual.
>However yesterday I spent some hours because I mistyped an IP address so that
>I had two lines with the same ip address. dnsmasq just used the last line
>which is where the trouble started for me. What would have helped me is a
>warning that stated that I have a duplicated line in /etc/ethers.
Yes, that'd be useful.
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