[Dnsmasq-discuss] How to provide DHCP for WiFi hotspot?
cl at isbd.net
Tue Oct 12 08:38:34 UTC 2021
On Mon, Oct 11, 2021 at 10:59:01PM +0100, Alex Morris wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Oct 2021, at 21:22, Chris Green wrote:
> > Do I just need to add a DHCP range line such as:-
> > dhcp-range=10.42.0.100,10.42.0.200
> > to /etc/dnsmasq.conf to get IP addresses for systems that connect to
> > the WiFi hotspot or is there more needed?
> Depends what you want the clients to do.
> If you just want the clients to have IP addresses and be able to talk to
> each other within the same subnet, then that should suffice.
> If you want the clients to also be able to communicate with other networks,
> e.g. the Internet, then you may wish to consider also specifying options
> 3 and 6.
Thanks, just what I was after knowing.
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