defining "DNS Suffix Search List" in /etc/dhcpd.conf

Mike Burger mburger at
Tue Jun 14 04:07:10 UTC 2005

On Mon, 13 Jun 2005 Saqib.N.Ali at wrote:

> Hello All,
> How can I define the "DNS Suffix Search List" in the /etc/dhcpd.conf for
> DHCP deamon. I  know how to define the "Primary DNS suffix". But I am not
> sure how to define multiple suffix in the "DNS Suffix Search List" . Any
> ideas?

You need to use the "option domain-name" parameter, a la:

option domain-name "";

Don't forget the quote marks around the search domains, and the semi-colon 
at the end of the option line.
Mike Burger

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