[Dnsmasq-discuss] TFTP storage issue prevents other dnsmasq services (DHCP/DNS) to run
stappers at stappers.nl
Thu Mar 26 11:14:33 GMT 2020
On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 09:15:09AM +0000, Ercolino De Spiacico wrote:
> It seems like enabling TFTP like:
> But experiencing an system storage issue (usb failure, unable to mount,
> etc) takes the full dnsmasq down e.g. prevent from running at all
> Can I suggest for dnmasq to take a softer approach when this happens
> and just skip the TFTP process execution rather than affect all the
> other internal services like DHCP and DNS?
> More than else it's that "external factor" that sucks in this situation.
Yes, hence the option `tftp-no-fail`
Quoting the manual page
Do not abort startup if specified tftp root
directories are in‐accessible.
No problem. Feel welcome to also report that `tftp-no-fail` does what
you expect from it.
Silence is hard to parse
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