[K12OSN] Dual NIC and DHCP

MW Rathburn admin at childrenfirstflorida.org
Sat Nov 8 21:11:58 UTC 2008

I found this:

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jacob Hoopes
> Sent: Thursday, May 29, 2003 3:07 PM
> To: Oren Levy
> Subject: RE: [Ltsp-discuss] DHCP server is Netgear router
> Hey if you want to do that you need to put this line on the first line of
your /etc/dhcpd.conf file:
> not authoritative;
> that's it, now you just give static ip's to your ltsp nodes and under your
subnet declaration in the linux /etc/dhcpd.conf make it look similar to
> subnet netmask {
>         range dynamic-bootp  ;
>         ping-check                     true;
>         deny                             unknown-clients; <--this is the
option we're concerned with
>         host wyse {
>                 hardware ethernet    00:00:00:00:00:00;
>                 fixed-address;
>                 filename                 "/pxelinux.0";
>                 option vendor-class-identifier  "PXEClient";
>                 option vendor-encapsulated-options
>         }
> }
> On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 15:09, Oren Levy wrote:
> > Thanks all. Just to be clear, I want to keep the router DHCP running,
for all the other PCs, while I fiddle around with LTSP. Thus, I wanted to
add a linux DHCP server to run in parallel with the router. LTSP clients
would speak to the linux DHCP server, everyone else would speak with the


It's a five year old post, but I assume it's still valid for the latest
K12LSTP version?  Each thin client that I'd have connect to LSTP would have
an entry in the dhcpd.conf file.

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