[Dnsmasq-discuss] allow unknown clients

Jan Psota jasiu at kkfsa.pl
Thu Sep 8 15:11:03 BST 2011


> How can I setup dnsmasq to provide IP via dhcp to unknwon clients?
> I get always this.
> 
> DHCPDISCOVER(eth2) 08:00:37:a0:ca:76 no address available
> 
> The option 'dhcp-authoritative' is in the config file.
> 
That's not the point. You need dhcp-range, like this:
dhcp-range=192.168.1.2,192.168.1.14,255.255.255.240,12h
Of course  ^^^^^^^^^^^ have to match your interface's IP.

Look into manual, line 449->.
Default config have this too, but commented out (l. 136).

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jasiu



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