DHCP Cookbook

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Installs and configures ISC DHCP server in both DHCP and DHCPv6 mode.

  • Supports setting up Master/Slave ISC DHCP failover (IPv4 only).
  • Includes Support for DDNS
  • Includes resources for managing:
    • Package installation
    • Service configuration and management
    • Global configuration
    • Hosts
    • Groups
    • Subnets
    • Shared subnets

Version 7.0.0 constitutes a major change and rewrite, please see UPGRADING.md.

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Platforms

  • Debian / Ubuntu
  • RHEL/CentOS and derivatives
  • Fedora and derivatives

Requirements

  • Chef 14+

Usage

It is recommended to create a project or organization specific wrapper cookbook and add the desired custom resources to the run list of a node.

Example of a basic server listening on and issuing leases for the subnet 192.0.2.0/24.

dhcp_install 'isc-dhcp-server'

dhcp_service 'dhcpd' do
  ip_version :ipv4
  action [:create, :enable, :start]
end

dhcp_config '/etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf' do
  allow %w(booting bootp unknown-clients)
  parameters(
    'default-lease-time' => 7200,
    'max-lease-time' => 86400,
    'update-static-leases' => true,
    'one-lease-per-client' => true,
    'authoritative' => '',
    'ping-check' => true
  )
  options(
    'domain-name' => '"test.domain.local"',
    'domain-name-servers' => '8.8.8.8, 8.8.4.4'
  )
  action :create
end

dhcp_subnet '192.0.2.0' do
  comment 'Basic Subnet Declaration'
  subnet '192.0.2.0'
  netmask '255.255.255.0'
  options [
    'routers 192.168.1.1',
  ]
  pool(
    'peer' => '192.168.0.2',
    'range' => '192.168.1.100 192.168.1.200'
  )
  parameters(
    'ddns-domainname' => '"test.domain"'
  )
end

External Documentation

Examples

Please check for more varied working examples in the test cookbook.

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Dhcp

Development repository for the dhcp cookbook

Dhcp Info

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