Enabling Linux DHCP Servers

The following is an example configuration for the Linux dhcpd.conf file. After you enter the configuration, you must restart the DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol. A network protocol that enables a server to automatically assign an IP address to an IP-enabled device from a defined range of numbers configured for a given network.  service.

option serverip code 43 = ip-address;

option serverip code 43 = ip-address;

class "vendor-class"

{

match option vendor-class-identifier;

}

subclass "vendor-class" "ArubaAP"

{

option vendor-class-identifier "ArubaAP";

}

subnet 10.200.10.0 netmask 255.255.255.0

{

default-lease-time 200;

max-lease-time 200;

option subnet-mask 255.255.255.0;

option routers 10.200.10.1;

option domain-name-servers 10.4.0.12;

option domain-name "vlan10.aa.mycorpnetworks.com";

#

#option serverip <loopback-IP-address-of-master-controller>

#

option serverip 10.200.10.10;

range 10.200.10.200 10.200.10.252;

}