dnsmasq questions

  • ATTENTION! As of November 1, 2020, you are not able to reply to threads 6 months after the thread is opened if there are more than 500 posts in the thread.
    Threads will not be locked, so posts may still be edited by their authors.
    Just start a new thread on the topic to post if you get an error message when trying to reply to a thread.


New Around Here

Following flashing my AC86U with Merlin, I'm trying my hand at setting up PXE from my TFTP enabled NAS for Windows installs. I am new to some of the concepts, but I've read I need at least DHCP options 66 and 67 configured in a config file called dnsmasq.conf.

Q1. Should the file be named dnsmasq.conf.add, or dnsmasq.conf? I think I've seen it written both ways, so I'd like to confirm.
Q2. Is the following addresses and paths formatted correctly? I wasn't sure if I needed quotes around values (xxx for some essence of privacy :)).

My sources of information this far are:


Jeffrey Young

Senior Member

Similar threads

Latest threads

Sign Up For SNBForums Daily Digest

Get an update of what's new every day delivered to your mailbox. Sign up here!