Re: How to store/get hosts names when using dhcp ?
Jabka Atu wrote:
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I'm upgrading my small home network .
today i use /etc/hosts on each machine to figure out where each host
goe's as in :
192.168.0.1 whitebox.rent.net whitebox
192.168.0.2 bluebox.rent.net bluebox
192.168.0.3 blackbox.rent.net blackbox
since if i do any change in machine ip i will be forced to update all
how can i make it _dynamically_ (As in if some computer is connected
to the network then all other computer know about it
I have used dnsmasq package for this. Pretty easy to configure via its
conf file. Helped streamline my home network. HTH.