[Dnsmasq-discuss] (no subject)

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Thu Apr 5 22:08:40 BST 2012

On 05/04/12 18:33, dnsmasq dnsmasq wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm new with dnsmasq and i have to understand its source code for my
> internship.
> So i have some questions:
> 1. Did Dnsmasq provide only mask of DNS requests, or it can also provide
> DNS services?

It provides DNS caching and forwarding, DHCP and TFTP services. Very new 
versions also do DHCPv6 and RA.
> 2. Where Dnsmasq save DHCP leases and Masq for DNS?

The lease database is normally stored in a file, typically 
/var/lib/misc/dnsmasq.leases on Linux machines.

> 3. there isn't documentation which explain the source code of Dnsmasq.

There isn't. You have to work it out for yourself :-)



> Thanks a lot.
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