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OPS235 Lab 8

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Part 2: Configuring the DHCP Server
# Click on the following link to access the online manual page for the following DHCP items to gain an understanding: <ul><li>[ dhcpd]</li><li>[ dhcpd.conf]</li><li>[ dhcpd-options]</li><li>[ dhcpd.leases]</li></ul>
# Study the sample '''dhcpd.conf''' file to see examples of how these options are used.
# Edit Review the contents of '''/etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf''' file (see the picture) and examine the top section of the file.# Below the comment labeledBe advised: "'''"option ''' definitions common to all supported networks"'''. Change the existing global options with the <u>newer values</u> shown below, if the '''dhcpd.conf''' file is empty, add them manually:<br><br>'''option domain-name''' '''"";'''<br>'''option domain-name-servers''' ''';'''<br>'''default-lease-time''' '''1200;'''<br>'''max-lease-time''' '''3600;'''<br><br>'''Note:''' Any values for time are stated in seconds.<br><br>
# View your editing sessions for typos (check for missing semicolons), then save and exit your editing session.<br><br>

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