dhcpd.leases file does not get updated
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The lease file is not used when handing out addresses that are fixed.
Fixed-address assignments are not considered leases by dhcpd and thus they are not recorded in dhcpd.leases. To the client it looks like a "normal" lease is allocated, but on the server the fixed-address clients go through a completely different code path. They do not go through the same lease allocation routines, so the lease is not recorded in dhcpd.leases. The ISC dhcpd has always worked like this.
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- Creation Date: 31-Aug-2011
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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