[Dnsmasq-discuss] Windows ipv6 hostname
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Sun Jan 1 23:46:14 GMT 2017
Happy new year!
I didn't manage to get my windows 10 to send a hostname, but I settled
with a workaround in the dnsmasq config.
If I add an dhcp-host entry like this but without any ip-address I get
dnsmasq to add the host correctly in the dns.
So now my lease-file looks like this:
1483400087 3e:fa:72:5b:c7:02 192.168.1.184 carlsberg 01:3e:fa:72:5b:c7:02
1483400345 171899506 2001:470:28:6ac::e82c carlsberg
Before the dhcp-host entry I just had a * on the entry. So now my host
has a AAAA-record like I wanted in the first place and also I don't have
it hardcoded to a specific ip-address.
On 2016-12-26 15:03, Pali Rohár wrote:
> On Monday 26 December 2016 14:50:41 Markus Hartung wrote:
>>> For dhcpv6 I have own dnsmasq patches which assign ipv6 address
>>> bases on
>>> mac address...
>> That could be interesting with such patch. Is there any reason it
>> haven't been accepted?
> See discussion:
> Simon did not response about it for 11 months... so I do not know.
>> What I need is just a way for a given mac-address dnsmasq should be
>> informed of the hostname.
> Anyway, dnsmasq has already some support for mac-address in DHCPv6...
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