Bug 62949 - dhcp lease infinite
Summary: dhcp lease infinite
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 62948
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: dhcpcd   
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Version: skipjack-beta2
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Elliot Lee
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Reported: 2002-04-08 10:48 UTC by Thomas M Steenholdt
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-08 10:48:53 UTC
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Description Thomas M Steenholdt 2002-04-08 10:48:49 UTC
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Description of problem:
for some reason, using dhcp configuration results in an infinite lease on my
dhcp server(RH7.2 i586). I'm not sure whether this is a client or server
problem. default-lease-time and max-lease-time options have been set. With a
RH7.2 client this would also happen, but it seemed that setting the
DHCP_HOSTNAME in ifcfg-eth0 made the lease more correct. This does not seem to
be the case on skipjack. Windows clients result in correct leases on the server.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable DHCP on an interface
2. Restart networking


Actual Results:  on the server, examining the /var/lib/dhcp/dhcp.leases, the new
entry for the test-client shows an end time 1 second before the start time

Expected Results:  on the server, examining the /var/lib/dhcp/dhcp.leases, the
new entry for the test-client should show an end time <default-lease-time> after
start time.

Additional info:

As noted above I'm not entirely sure where the problem lies. This could easily
be a server problem or maybe even a configuration problem - But nothing I've
tried has made it go away for good!

Comment 1 Thomas M Steenholdt 2002-04-08 11:33:48 UTC
Marked as a duplicate of 62948

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 62948 ***

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