Wireless Masochism

Michael L Torrie torriem at chem.byu.edu
Tue Jul 5 14:57:51 MDT 2005


On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 14:53 -0600, Andrew McNabb wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 02:45:53PM -0600, Hans Fugal wrote:
> > > You can make a client have a static IP address by giving it a client
> > > configuration directory and using the ifconfig-push directive.
> > 
> > Real practical for 100+ clients.
> > 
> 
> How is DHCP going to be any more practical with static IPs?  You're
> still specifying the IP address for each individual machine.

Andrew, his point is that with Dynamic DNS you don't need to.  You can
just refer to the machine by name because DHCP updates the mappings
automatically.

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