[Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCP options, in particular setting default route
carlos at fisica.ufpr.br
Thu Aug 20 22:43:02 BST 2009
Chris G (cl at isbd.net) wrote on 14 August 2009 11:03:
>I'm pretty sure dnsmasq can do what I want but I'd just like to
>confirm the details of how to do it.
>I want dnsmasq to set default routes for DHCP clients, so I need to
>use --dhcp-option, so far so good. However the extra bit I'm not
>quite clear about is that I want to set different default routes for
>So I need something like:-
> --dhcp-option = <network id>,option:router, 192.168.1.1
>for each client (or list of clients given by the network id) that
>needs to use default route 192.168.1.1.
>What I'm not quite clear about is what the network id looks like
>and/or if I need to set it myself using other dnsmasq arguments.
You have to give the netid for the machine in the dhcp-host declaration.
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