AlpineLinux 3.7: Install dhcp for DHCP server

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1 Install dhcp

Install dhcp package.

$ sudo apk add dhcp

2 /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf

Define domain name, DHCP server IP address and gateway IP address. Mapping MAC address 52:54:00:c0:07:60 to IP address

$ cat /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.confsubnet netmask { option domain-name “”; option domain-name-servers,; option routers;}host dhcp-client { hardware ethernet 52:54:00:c0:07:60; fixed-address;}

3 Run dhcpd

Run dhcpd.

$ sudo rc-update add dhcpd$ sudo rc-service dhcpd start

4 Execution result

Run the following command on client machine.

IP address is provided.

$ ip a s1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 65536 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN qlen 1 link/loopback 00:00:00:00:00:00 brd 00:00:00:00:00:00 inet scope host lo valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever inet6 ::1/128 scope host valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever2: eth0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc pfifo_faststate UP qlen 1000 link/ether 52:54:00:c0:07:60 brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff inet scope global eth0 valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever inet6 fe80::5054:ff:fec0:760/64 scope link valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever

DNS servers are provided.

$ cat /etc/resolv.confsearch hiroom2.comnameserver

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