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 From:  eric at austinconventioncenter dot com
 To:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] DHCP Options
 Date:  Mon, 17 Jul 2006 07:24:28 -0500 (CDT)
> On 7/16/06, JC Woltz <jwoltz at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>
>> I too need some other dhcp options and would prefer to use the m0n0wall
>> dhcp
>> for all of my networks. I like Marc's idea abouit having the dropdown
>> box of
>> known options/numbers .
>>
>
> Some additional hidden options are available.  See the FAQ on hidden
> config.xml options for info.  It's not extremely flexible though, and
> doesn't support all options.
>
> As for anything else, Manuel has stated in the past that m0n0wall
> isn't intended to be a full scale DHCP server (it even loses its lease
> database on reboot), and suggests using a real DHCP server for most
> networks (you can use the DHCP relay on m0n0wall to forward requests).
>
> -Chris
>
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Will the captive portal still work if you do not use m0n0wall as the dhcp
server?  I seem to recall some testing we did with an older version that
it did not.. but it has been a while