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 From:  Phill R Kenoyer <phill at bmg50 dot com>
 To:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall mailing list <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Strange DHCP problem....
 Date:  Thu, 15 Apr 2004 08:19:11 -0700
I guess it could be the ramdisk filling up.  Whatever it is, it is 
filling up and causing problems with my customers trying to access the 
internet.

I left the timeouts at default.

On Apr 15, 2004, at 5:10 AM, Christopher M. Iarocci wrote:

> I was under the impression this sort of stuff was kept on a ramdisk, 
> not the CF card.  It is strange that they are sticking around so long, 
> but what do you have the timeout set for in the DHCP server?
>
> Chris
>
>
> Phill R Kenoyer wrote:
>
>> My Flash card is filling up with DHCP stuff. I only have like 15 
>> servers connecting to the box.  I look in the dhcpd.leases file and 
>> see stuff repeated over and over...  Is this normal?  It will fill 
>> the dhcp file until it consumes all space on the flash card.
>>
>> $ ls -l /var/db/
>> total 930
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel  376769 Apr 14 20:32 dhcpd.leases
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     470 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000675
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     470 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000676
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     470 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000677
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     470 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000678
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     470 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000679
>> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel       0 Apr 14 20:44 dhcpd.leases.1082000680
[snip]
>> lease 10.1.1.200 {
>>   starts 4 2004/04/15 01:50:37;
>>   ends 4 2004/04/15 03:50:37;
>>   binding state active;
>>   next binding state free;
>>   hardware ethernet 00:0d:88:8e:20:fc;
>>   uid "\001\000\015\210\216 \374";
>>   client-hostname "000d8893e1a3 ";
>> }