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Old 02-19-2002, 02:30 AM   #1
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dhcp restart error

Hey guys,
After I changed the dhcpd.conf
subnet netmask {
default-lease-time 86400;
max-lease-time 86400;
option routers;
option ip-forwarding off;
option broadcast-address;
option subnet-mask;
option domain-name-servers;
option domain-name-servers,,,
option netbios-name-servers;
option netbios-dd-server;
option netbios-node-type 8;
option netbios-scope "";
When I tried dhcpd restart.
It prompted out the follwoing error:
Listening on Socket/eth1/
Sending on Socket/eth1/
No subnet declaration for eth0 (
Please write a subnet declaration in your dhcpd.conf file for the
network segment to which interface eth0 is attached.
exiting. Any idea guys

Thank you
Old 02-19-2002, 05:48 PM   #2
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It looks like you started dhcpd with:



dhcpd -cf /home/bob/dhdpd.conf

By default dhcpd will try to broadcast on every ethernet device... supply the eth device as an argument and it will only use that one. For instance:

dhcpd eth1 -cf /etc/dhdpd.conf



Or, on second thought... it might not like two declarations of option nameservers and you may have to put the in with the other comma delineated list.

Last edited by finegan; 02-19-2002 at 05:50 PM.


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