Bug 71662 - dhcpd creates illegal leases after dhcprequest
dhcpd creates illegal leases after dhcprequest
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 62948
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: dhcp (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
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Reported: 2002-08-16 09:14 EDT by Tuomas Toropainen
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-17 16:59:54 EDT
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dhcp lease, logs and tcpdump output of problem (9.13 KB, text/plain)
2002-08-16 09:17 EDT, Tuomas Toropainen
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Description Tuomas Toropainen 2002-08-16 09:14:07 EDT
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Description of problem:
When dhcp client requests address with DHCPREQUEST, dhcp server creates lease
with start time later than end time. And then it gives out duplicate ip
addresses. This happens only with linux dhcp clients, not windows. I'm not sure
what triggered this in the beginning, as this has not always been the case.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. obtain dhcp address for client with dhcpdiscover
2. try to obtain same address again, with dhcprequest
3. look at dhcp server lease file and there it is.

Actual Results:  dhcp server creates lease with start time one second after end

lease {
        starts 3 2002/07/17 14:12:46;
        ends 3 2002/07/17 14:12:45;
        hardware ethernet 00:50:04:8e:8d:30;
        uid 01:00:50:04:8e:8d:30;
        client-hostname "jullikka";

Expected Results:  Lease should have reasonable start and end times.

Additional info:

look at attachment for detail tcpdump and log information.
Comment 1 Tuomas Toropainen 2002-08-16 09:17:47 EDT
Created attachment 71084 [details]
dhcp lease, logs and tcpdump output of problem
Comment 2 Olivier Baudron 2002-08-16 11:37:51 EDT
This is dupplicate of bug 62948. Fixed in rawhide.
Comment 3 Pekka Savola 2002-08-17 17:00:25 EDT

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

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