Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-07 Thread Quintus
Hi Simon, I think you may well be right. What happens if you look up the _address_, ie dig -x 2001:4dd0:ff00:8918:1:f858:930c:267b ; DiG 9.9.2-P2 -x 2001:4dd0:ff00:8918:1:f858:930c:267b ;; global options: +cmd ;; Got answer: ;; -HEADER- opcode: QUERY,

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-07 Thread Simon Kelley
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 07/04/14 21:28, Quintus wrote: Hi Simon, I think you may well be right. What happens if you look up the _address_, ie dig -x 2001:4dd0:ff00:8918:1:f858:930c:267b ; DiG 9.9.2-P2 -x

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-04 Thread Quintus
Hi Simon, Am 03.04.2014 20:38, schrieb Simon Kelley: Certainly, if there's no other reason not to, you can solve this problem by reconfiguring your client to ask for a non-temporary address. You’re partly right — if I configure dhcpcd to not request a temporary address, the lease file

[Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-02 Thread Quintus
Hi there, with DHPv4, dnsmasq properly converts the hostnames send to it to A records we can query for. It seems however that this is not the case with DHCPv6 and records; while I can perfectly query for the A record of atlantis.cable.internal.xxx.eu (and even the one of atlantis without any

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-02 Thread Dave Taht
On Wed, Apr 2, 2014 at 8:59 AM, Albert ARIBAUD albert.arib...@free.fr wrote: Le 02/04/2014 17:26, Quintus a écrit : Hi there, Hi Quintus, with DHPv4, dnsmasq properly converts the hostnames send to it to A records we can query for. It seems however that this is not the case with DHCPv6

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-02 Thread Quintus
Hi Albert, Am 02.04.2014 17:59, schrieb Albert ARIBAUD: ra-names enables a mode which gives DNS names to dual-stack hosts which do SLAAC for IPv6. I am aware of the ra-names option, but as far as I understand the manpage, it is specifically targetted at SLAAC network setups. In my

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] DHCPv6 hostname resolving

2014-04-02 Thread Simon Kelley
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 02/04/14 18:08, Quintus wrote: Hi Albert, Am 02.04.2014 17:59, schrieb Albert ARIBAUD: ra-names enables a mode which gives DNS names to dual-stack hosts which do SLAAC for IPv6. I am aware of the ra-names option, but as far as I