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Package dnsmasq

A lightweight DHCP/caching DNS server


Dnsmasq is lightweight, easy to configure DNS forwarder and DHCP server.
It is designed to provide DNS and, optionally, DHCP, to a small network.
It can serve the names of local machines which are not in the global
DNS. The DHCP server integrates with the DNS server and allows machines
with DHCP-allocated addresses to appear in the DNS with names configured
either in each host or in a central configuration file. Dnsmasq supports
static and dynamic DHCP leases and BOOTP for network booting of disk-less

Version: 2.90

See also: dnsmasq-utils.

System Administration

dnsmasq A lightweight DHCP and caching DNS server.