[systemd-devel] Networkd dhcp hostname override

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Aug 13 18:35:25 PDT 2014

On Thu, 24.07.14 09:53, Thomas Suckow (thomas.suckow at pnnl.gov) wrote:

> Now that networkd can send the systems hostname to the dhcp server, I would find it useful to have an option to override the hostname that gets sent.
> In my use case, I would like to setup a number of macvlans with different hostnames.
> Something as simple as
> [DHCP]
> SendHostname=true
> Hostname=foo

Sounds useful, though this could just be a single option
SendHostname=foobar or so. If not set it sends the system hostname,
otherwise the specified hostname. Or something like that.

Added to TODO list.


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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