[Dnsmasq-discuss] Lease Time Detail

Joshua J. Kugler joshua at eeinternet.com
Wed Sep 21 17:51:49 BST 2011

On Wednesday, September 21, 2011, richardvoigt at gmail.com elucidated 
> Read the man page description for dhcp-script.  All the information
> you asked about is available there.  So dnsmasq does have it. 
> Anyway, the simple way is to write a dhcp-script that puts
> information in a database, that way you'll have records of expired
> leases, since dnsmasq removes them from its internal database.
> On Wed, Sep 21, 2011 at 6:53 AM, Pratik Kumawat <kumawat10 at yahoo.com> 
> > DNSMASQ doesn't store the lease expiry interval, neither does it
> > store the time at which the lease was offered to the client. So
> > can anyone pls tell me how to get to know the details about the
> > expired leases as well as the current leases and the time
> > remaining to expire??

I'm pretty sure it stores the time the lease was offered in 


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