Static IP, DHCP, and Me...

Corey Edwards tensai at
Wed Feb 2 14:36:00 MST 2005

On Wed, 2005-02-02 at 14:28, Bryan Sant wrote:
> Is my hunch correct?  Do I need to configure my DHCP client to send a
> client ID instead of my MAC (how do I do that with dhclient?).  Has
> anyone else seen this problem?

I've heard of DHCP servers that do that. There are two options in
dhclient.conf that may be of interest to you, pulled directly from the

        send host-name "";
        send dhcp-client-identifier 1:0:a0:24:ab:fb:9c;

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