Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread Oliver Freyermuth
Am 04.06.2018 um 23:27 schrieb Roy Marples: > On 25/05/2018 13:07, Oliver Freyermuth wrote: >> I fear the following is a design issue of DHCPv6, but I wonder if there's a >> way to overcome it with dnsmasq... >> >> When automatically deploying machines via PXE / network installer, there's >>

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread Roy Marples
On 25/05/2018 13:07, Oliver Freyermuth wrote: I fear the following is a design issue of DHCPv6, but I wonder if there's a way to overcome it with dnsmasq... When automatically deploying machines via PXE / network installer, there's usually first a DHCPv6 client running in the installer, and

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread Oliver Freyermuth
Am 04.06.2018 um 18:46 schrieb wkitt...@gmail.com: > On 06/04/2018 07:36 AM, Oliver Freyermuth wrote: >> Right now, I only know one could: >> - Stop dnsmasq. >> - Purge the lease from the leases-file. >> - Restart dnsmasq. > > > i think the process is: > >   rewrite the leases file as needed >  

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread wkitty42
On 06/04/2018 07:36 AM, Oliver Freyermuth wrote: Right now, I only know one could: - Stop dnsmasq. - Purge the lease from the leases-file. - Restart dnsmasq. i think the process is: rewrite the leases file as needed HUP dnsmasq but i'm not positive... if not HUB, maybe one of the other

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Wildcard CNAMEs - unexpected behaviour.

2018-06-04 Thread Stephen Howell
Hi, I had some issues with the DHCP entries not being included when I made the server authoritative for the .local domain, as I was populating .local from DHCP leases in dnsmasq also. Is this configuration of authoritative + DHCP entries supposed to work? thanks Stephen On Sat, 2 Jun 2018 at

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread Oliver Freyermuth
Am 04.06.2018 um 12:49 schrieb Roy Marples: > On 03/06/2018 22:20, Simon Kelley wrote: >> I agree that this is an annoying problem. In DHCPv6 even determining the >> MAC address of a client is a slightly dodgy operation - there are >> circumstances where it's not possible. That notwithstanding,

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 with dnsmasq for automated deployments

2018-06-04 Thread Roy Marples
On 03/06/2018 22:20, Simon Kelley wrote: I agree that this is an annoying problem. In DHCPv6 even determining the MAC address of a client is a slightly dodgy operation - there are circumstances where it's not possible. That notwithstanding, dnsmasq does it's best, and allows you to configure an