dhcpd-pools  2.28
ISC dhcpd lease usage analyser
dhcpd-pools Documentation

Introduction

This is dhcpd-pools ISC dhcp shared network and pool range usage analysis. Purpose of command is to count usage ratio of each IP range and shared network pool which ISC dhcpd is in control of. Users of the command are most likely ISPs and other organizations that have large IP space.

Program is written C. Design goal is to get analysis done quickly where there is lots of data. On cheap laptop the speed of analysis is roughly 100k leases per second. Number of ranges, or shared networks, does not make any significant difference in getting analysis done.

Copyright Policy

The dhcpd-pools has BSD 2-clause license which also known as "Simplified BSD License" or "FreeBSD License".

Copyright 2006- Sami Kerola. All rights reserved.

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