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Re: strange DHCP behaviour




On 23/10/2018 18:36, john doe wrote:
> On 10/23/2018 5:14 PM, Martin wrote:
>> Shouldn't the host definition be inside the subnet definition?
>>
>> Am 23.10.18 um 15:56 schrieb Tony van der Hoff:
>>> Hi, I havea laptop running fully up to date Stretch with NetworkManager,
>>> set to use DH|Cp via wireless.
>>>
>>> The DHCP server is another Stretch system, with the stanzas
>>> host tony-lt {
>>> 	hardware ethernet 0c:60:76:6c:e6:6f;
>>> 	fixed-address 192.168.1.199;
>>> 	}
>>> subnet 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0
>>> 	{
>>>         range 192.168.1.200 192.168.1.254;
>>>         option routers 192.168.1.10;
>>> 	}
>>>
> 
> maybe settingthe the subnet definition before the host definition could
> help.
> In '/var/lib/dhcpd/dhcpd.leases' removing the lease for the host in
> question could be worth a try.
> 
> https://linux.die.net/man/5/dhcpd.leases
> 
thanks, John; I tried both those suggestions, to nil effect. It still
insists on grabbing ..253 for itself.

Cheers, Tony