[Dnsmasq-discuss] MAN Page Link Broken? and redundancy question
carlos at fisica.ufpr.br
Sat Sep 5 01:04:14 BST 2009
richardvoigt at gmail.com (richardvoigt at gmail.com) wrote on 4 September 2009 15:23:
>You could split the address pool into two and configure half on each.
>Then during normal operations there will be a race to offer an
>address, the client will accept only one. If one fails, the other
>will continue offering addresses. If one runs out of addresses, the
>other continues to work fine. The only problem would be if one fails
>and the other runs out of addresses.
Perhaps you can configure the full pool in both, provided you don't
use no-ping. This way each server will send a ping and if it gets an
answer it won't offer that address, even if it's not in its list of
leases because the client chose the other server.
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