[Samba] Fwd: DHCP Updates to DNS - Multiple Entries with Same IP

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri May 22 08:38:46 UTC 2020

On 22/05/2020 09:09, Marco Gaiarin via samba wrote:
> Mandi! Matt Savin via samba
>    In chel di` si favelave...
> A bit OT but...
>> Following lines in dhcpd.conf should get rid of duplicates and preserve
>> load balance with '128':
>> one-lease-per-client  true;
>> deny                          duplicates;
>> ignore-client-uids      true;
> Interesting. But whan happen if a client have a double wired/wireless
> network connection, and flip between them?
> Reading manpage, get the same address, right?
Possibly, but I have never tried this, so I don't really know :-(
> What happen if two computer with the same name get connected to the
> same network?
The same as if you tried without DHCP, it isn't allowed.
> Still seems to me that get the same address.

Again this is a possibility, but I have never been stupid enough to use 
the same name for two machines :D


> Anyway, interesting...

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