DHCP Server in AP mode

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tokyo_networking

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I need to use the router from my Internet provider because it has a built in fiber ONU. However, the DHCP server only supports 16 reservations and I need way more. Any suggestions?
 

ColinTaylor

Part of the Furniture
You can only have one DHCP server in a broadcast domain. So unless you can disable the DHCP server on the ISP router you will have to put a second router behind it with it's own subnet and DHCP server.
 

cptnoblivious

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OP, you could always use something besides the router as a DHCP server as long as you can turn off DHCP on the ISP's router. Ex. Pihole
 

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