[Dnsmasq-discuss] Dnsmasq is not sending the hostname to the client.

richardvoigt at gmail.com richardvoigt at gmail.com
Mon Jul 27 16:36:08 BST 2009


On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 9:29 AM, james meyer<james.meyer at operamail.com> wrote:
> On Monday 27 July 2009, richardvoigt at gmail.com wrote:
>> > Simon,
>> > I tried adding the dhcp-ignore-names  option as you suggested, but it
> didn't
>> > make a difference.
>>
>> I don't think that dhcp-ignore-names matches against a MAC address as
>> you've tried to do, it uses a "network-id" instead (although the
>> dhcp-host line can map between them).  Have you tried ignoring all
>> names first to see if it has the desired effect?  Then you can
>> restrict it if needed after you know whether it works.
>>
> Tried adding the line dhcp-ignore-names without any network-id's.
> It did start ignoring names for other hosts, but didn't help me out in this
> situation.

What version of dnsmasq are you using?



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