Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] dhcp vendor-option and grub net_pxe_extensionspath

2017-05-11 Thread Carl Karsten
I am pondering something I am not sure I even want: I guess we can call it a default option 209 Is this valid, reliable, predictable? dhcp-option-force=209,"partman-auto/disk=/dev/sda" dhcp-host=00:26:9e:03:9d:e5,set:negk,negk dhcp-option-force=tag:negk,209,"partman-auto/disk=/dev/sdb" The

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] problem with loopback and 2.77test5

2017-05-11 Thread Simon Kelley
Oops. "It compiles - ship it" bites back. 2.77rc3 fixes this, and we're currently eating the dog-food chez Kelley. Cheers, Simon. On 11/05/17 15:49, Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant wrote: > > > On 10/05/17 22:31, Simon Kelley wrote: >> Just committed a patch which should make this work again

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] problem with loopback and 2.77test5

2017-05-11 Thread Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant
On 11/05/17 21:09, Simon Kelley wrote: Oops. "It compiles - ship it" bites back. 2.77rc3 fixes this, and we're currently eating the dog-food chez Kelley. Woof! Currently building a LEDE release, assuming no obvious issue pops up, a pull request into LEDE master will follow...and

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] problem with loopback and 2.77test5

2017-05-11 Thread Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant
On 10/05/17 22:31, Simon Kelley wrote: Just committed a patch which should make this work again without needing --no-ping. I've tagged it as 2.77rc2, so please could a LEDE package be built, and this behaviour tested. I tried rc2 and think there's a problem with DHCPv4 leasesie. It

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] define IPv6 prefix for host-records

2017-05-11 Thread Simon Kelley
You're trying to invent yet another way of solving the "naming IPv6 hosts" problem, made more difficult by the fact that they change addresses as the delegated prefix changes. There are a couple of other possibilities. 1) If you're using DHCP for IPv4, look at the dnsmasq "ra-names" facility,

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] specifying dhcp options in proxy mode

2017-05-11 Thread Simon Kelley
The design is that dnsmasq sends the options expected by a PXE client if it's acting as a proxy (because the whole proxy thing is part of the PXE spec: a normal DHCP client doesn't know how to deal with it.) The replies to the PXE client are constructed using the information given in the