[Dnsmasq-discuss] add dynamic IPv6 to DNS

Nilesh Govindrajan me at nileshgr.com
Wed Oct 15 19:20:47 BST 2014

On 15-Oct-2014 11:48 pm, "Michael Kuehn" <kuehn.michael at icloud.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> i have the following situation. My router has a static IPv4 address. I
add the static IPv4 address into the hosts-File with the hostname "router"
so that dnsmasq can resolve my routers IP.
> Now with IPv6, my router gets the IP the DHCP so i can't hardcore it into
the hosts-File. How can i add an (dynamic) IP address as an AAAA-Record for
my router?
> Thank you.
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You're probably hit by the same problem I did. Your router is using a SLAAC
Try this,
add options ra-names, slaac to your dhcp-range

Check if it works. It did for me, all devices have both v4 and v6.
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