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Are the PC clients joined to a domain?  Can smartphones/tablets get DHCP?

Larry Dougher
CIO
Windsor Southeast SU
On Aug 6, 2014 9:41 AM, "Craig Donnan" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> correction - it is bootpd.plist and not bootp.....
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> and here's the nitty gritty on editing this file
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> https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/Darwin/Reference/ManPages/man8/bootpd.8.html
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> Craig Donnan, MA
> Systems Administrator
> Washington West Supervisory Union
> 340 Mad River Park, Suite 7
> Waitsfield, VT 05673
> 802-496-2272 x120
> fax: 802-496-6515
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> On Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 9:23 AM, Craig Donnan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> After some different searching strategies, I did find this:
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>> https://discussions.apple.com/message/20679240
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>> with link to:
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>> http://krypted.com/mac-os-x/running-dhcp-on-mountain-lion-server/
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>> In the mac server the bootp.plist file contains the detail, and evidently
>> there are ways to include different scopes for the different subnets and
>> this is what I am probably missing.  But - your experience is helpful too
>> if you have run into this.
>>
>> Craig
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>>
>> Craig Donnan, MA
>> Systems Administrator
>> Washington West Supervisory Union
>> 340 Mad River Park, Suite 7
>> Waitsfield, VT 05673
>> 802-496-2272 x120
>> fax: 802-496-6515
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 8:28 AM, Craig Donnan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>>> Hey wise list,
>>>
>>> I have a situation where we installed an HP procurve 2620 switch with
>>> Vlans for voice, data, wireless.  There is a Mac server on the data vlan
>>> that serves DHCP to wireless and to wired networks.
>>>
>>> The odd thing is that Mac clients can get DHCP over wired and wireless
>>> networks, but PC clients/workstations cannot on either.
>>>
>>> Does anyone know if there is some kind of IP helper that Macs have that
>>> would allow them to get DHCP no problem, and PC's not?  What would a Mac
>>> server or the network need potentially to resolve this issue, besides a
>>> different DHCP server type?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Craig
>>>
>>>
>>> Craig Donnan, MA
>>> Systems Administrator
>>> Washington West Supervisory Union
>>> 340 Mad River Park, Suite 7
>>> Waitsfield, VT 05673
>>> 802-496-2272 x120
>>> fax: 802-496-6515
>>>
>>>
>>
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