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I blogged here about adding SQL support to dhcpd. I’m now reasonably happy with the patch, but have made a couple of tiny updates. These concern the documentation, and a bug which prevented the (probably useless) “name:” field from working. You can find a new patch, again against dhcp 4.2.0, here. See the original post […]

I wanted to integrate SQL support direct into dhcpd for various reasons, so I wrote a patch. This integrates ISC dhcpd 4.2.0 with libdbi, and thus into MySQL, postgres, and any other SQL database supported by libdbi. This allows dhcpd to dynamically reference an SQL database based on hardware address. Note that in general doing […]