[Dnsmasq-discuss] New smart --bind-dynamic is greedy (binds also to interface aliases)

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon May 13 04:09:12 BST 2013

On Mon, 2013-05-13 at 04:37 +0200, Mogens Melander wrote:
> Maybe it's the --bind-dynamic option.
> http://www.thekelleys.org.uk/dnsmasq/docs/dnsmasq-man.html
> Dnsmasq binds the address of individual interfaces,
> allowing multiple dnsmasq instances, but if new interfaces
> or addresses appear, it automatically listens on those (subject to any
> access-control configuration).

That is exactly what I think is the issue.  But it should be restricted
by the --interface option, which seems to work at least partiality as it
doesn't seem to want to bind to a new wlan0:0 alias, only the new
virbr0:0 alias.

Andrew Bartlett

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