[Techtalk] Linux gateway + DHCP server setup?

Hamster hamster at hamsternet.org
Thu Apr 3 02:12:08 EST 2003


> Should the eth1 have a static IP address so that other systems on the
> LAN know the gateway to the Internet?


> Are there any routes to be added for a dhcp environment?

Not usually no.

> Not configured to listen on any interfaces!
> --------------------------------------

You have to edit the file /etc/default/dhcp

and have the line:


> PS - My /etc/dhcpd.conf is listed below.

I'd suggest you advertise your router in the form:

option routers

rather than by name. You can also set this as a global option.


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