DHCP Server

Posted: August 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

Overview & Configure the DHCP Server in Redhat Linux 5.

  • Type: SystemV-managed service
  • Package: dhcp
  • Daemon: /usr/sbin/dhcpd
  • Script: /etc/init.d/dhcpd
  • Ports: 67 (bootps), 68 (bootpc)
  • Configuration: /etc/dhcpd.conf, /var/lib/dhcpd/dhcpd.leases
  • Related: dhclient, dhcpv6_client, dhcpv6

Steps of Configuring the Server in Redhat version 5.
# rpm -q dhcpd
# cat /usr/share/doc/dhcp-*/dhcpd.conf.sample > /etc/dhcpd.conf
# service httpd restart


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