[Dibbler] Change lease configuration "on-the-fly"?

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Fri Nov 27 23:36:50 CET 2009


On Fri, 2009-11-27 at 13:59 +0100, Tomasz Mrugalski wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Nov 2009 somebody known as Karl Auer wrote:
> > Does Dibbler maintain lease affinity?
> Yes, but you could call it a weak affinity. There's something called 
> cache. DUID and assigned address is remembered and server tries to assign 
> the same address to the returning client, if possible. However, if you are 
> using small pool, it is possible that this address will be assigned for 
> other clients.

Ok - that makes sense. If an address is neither leased nor reserved and
someone comes along wanting an address, you have to hand it out.

My question was really whether or not this affinity survives a server
restart. You imply that it does...?

Regards, K.

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