[pve-devel] [PATCH 2/2] setup DHCP server at vm_start

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Tue Sep 3 06:37:12 CEST 2013

> >>Also, how does 'dhcp-script' option helps here?
> with dhcp script, you don't need to restart dnsmasq deamon to change the
> config, as the dhcp-script can do something like:
> #dhcp-script.pl macaddress
>   parse vm config files
>   return ip

And what if bridge or vlan changes? Above only works for ip changes.

> But As you say, I think that client will try to wait around 30s for a dhcp
> response, so restart could be ok too.
> (Just need to avoid parallel restart, and restart only on config change)

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