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Re: [SLUG] Linux client and windows dhcp server
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux client and windows dhcp server
- From: Jamie Wilkinson <jaq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2006 14:10:00 +1100
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This one time, at band camp, Erik de Castro Lopo wrote:
>In my new day job, I'm working in a pretty much all windows shop and
>I have both a Linux (Ubuntu) and a windows desktop. Both machines get
>IP addresses using dhcp from some windows machine.
>In addition, the windows machine also manages to publish its name to
>the windows dns server while the Linux machine doesn't.
>Does anyone know what I need to do to get the Linux machine to publish
>its name to the windows dns?
In /etc/dhclient.conf, send host-name:
send host-name "dawn";