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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Feature Request
 Date:  Mon, 7 Mar 2005 21:16:19 -0500
On Mon, 07 Mar 2005 17:31:00 -0700, Dave Warren
<maillist at devilsplayground dot net> wrote:
> >
> >
> I've always been at least moderately annoyed that although my range
> .100-.199, only IPs in the .190-.199 range seem to get used, and those
> IPs get reassigned to new MAC addresses very quickly after the lease is
> given up.

That's how DHCP works on any platform, any server.  If you don't want
the IP's reassigned so quickly, use longer lease times.  It'll assign
the next available IP out of the range, and if a lease is expired that
IP is available.