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Re: [SLE] yast: how to set up static DHCP addresses
  • From: stephan beal <stephan@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 15:00:11 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <200609141658.20363.stephan@xxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 14 September 2006 15:33, Puneit Singh wrote:
> > i know someone's going to ask, "why assign a static IP via dhcp?"
> > so i'll answer in advance: i need to make a port forward from my
> > dhcp/router machine to one of my laptops so my boss can get to that
> > machine. i don't want to always have to update my firewall settings
> > to change the IP of the target machine. i use dhcp because it sets
> > up the routing/dns for the hosted machines, saving me from that
> > administrative tedium.
> You can even check out the DHCP Server under Network Services in
> YaST....

That's where i've set up the dhcp server, but it only shows a very few
(the most basic) options.

----- stephan@xxxxxxxx
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