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Old 07-31-2015, 11:40 AM   #1
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DHCP linux


Can I expand dhcp pool on linux server without restarting the server
 
Old 07-31-2015, 11:48 AM   #2
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You should not need to restart the server, but you will need to log out and then back in.

This might be able to help you:
http://linux.die.net/man/5/dhcpd.conf
 
Old 07-31-2015, 11:57 AM   #3
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I will check this.. thanks for the quick reply friend
 
Old 08-03-2015, 11:19 AM   #4
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Dear Ihatewindows522, I read your note. But because i am new to linux, i cannot do it. if you can tell it more short and sweet way, it is very appriciated. thanks, nirosh.
 
Old 08-04-2015, 04:54 AM   #5
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Any updates???
 
Old 08-04-2015, 05:52 AM   #6
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I tried to change the dhcpd.conf file. everytime i restart the dhcpd service, the file reverts back to its previous status. Thus no ip ranges are modified at all. how to overcome this issue. thnks
 
Old 08-04-2015, 09:40 AM   #7
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Sorry for not getting back. Are you sure you saved your changes to the file? If so we can try making it read only.
 
  


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