[Dnsmasq-discuss] load balanced dnsmasq?

Mariano Absatz el.baby at gmail.com
Wed Jul 21 02:29:09 BST 2010

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 21:32, richardvoigt at gmail.com
<richardvoigt at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > I think richardvoigt meant to separate the configurations of the DHCP
>> > servers to make them ignore requests they don't have entries for, if
>> > that is possible.
> No, that wouldn't be redundant and that's not what I'm suggesting.
> Of course I do suggest an automated solution for pushing configuration
> updates to all the servers from a single source.
Yes... this will happen with a very low frequency or never... I will
manually rsync from a single source at first... If this happens more
than twice, I'll write a little script to do this.

>> Anyway, do you think that configuring static dhcp mac/ip/hostname
>> assignments in a redundant way in the servers and the ip/hostname
>> relationship also in /etc/hosts is a bad thing to do?
> It's perfectly fine.  Potential drawbacks are having dynamic leases
> scattered all over or having configs get out of sync.

Excellent. Thanx a lot for your help.

Mariano Absatz - El Baby

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