[CentOS] DHCP failover ... Some questions.

Thu Jul 29 12:56:40 UTC 2010
Götz Reinicke - IT-Koordinator <goetz.reinicke at filmakademie.de>

Am 29.07.10 14:31, schrieb Lars Hecking:
> G?tz Reinicke - IT-Koordinator writes:
>> Hi,
>> I plan to reorganise our IP management and I'd like to implement a slave
>> DHCP server. Right now we assign IP addresses based on the
>> ethernetadress of a client 1:1.
>> The tutorial here [1] is simple and looks like the thing I need.
>> I do have a lot of subnetworks and my cisco router has an DHCP helper
>> address set. I know I'll have to add the second dhcp-server address.
>> My questions now is:
>> Dose the dhcp-slave syncs the dhcp data from the master?
>> Or do I have to copy the data to the master AND slave?
>> Any other sugesstions or comments?
>  The servers will balance the pool(s) between them. It's actually fun (for
>  personal preference values of "fun") to tail the logs on both servers
>  after starting the slave and watch dhcpd communicate.

So they "only" balance the pool and no 1:1 assignment from

hm ...

Thanks for your answere.

Cheers - Götz

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