Opened 14 months ago

Last modified 14 months ago

#1016 assigned task

Setup non-VBox DHCP server

Reported by: skylar Owned by: skylar
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: Both Version:
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking: #1001
Estimated Hours: 1 Total Hours: 0


Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 14 months ago by skylar

  • Status changed from new to assigned
  1. Create VM:
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage createvm --name dhcp --ostype NetBSD_64 --register
    Virtual machine 'dhcp' is created and registered.
    UUID: d439305f-4c32-4b66-93f1-1faab89443cb
    Settings file: '/cluster/home2/skylar/VirtualBox VMs/dhcp/dhcp.vbox'
  2. Set hardware parameters:
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage modifyvm dhcp --hwvirtex on --apic on --x2apic on --acpi on --ioapic on --nic1 nat --nic2 intnet --nic3 intnet --intnet2 bccd-ng0 --intnet3 bccd-ng2 --vrde on --vrdeport 3915 --vrdeaddress --vrdeauthtype null 
  3. Create disk:
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage createmedium disk --filename /mnt/disk0/vbox/netbsd_dhcp.vdi --size 20000 
    Medium created. UUID: 69e1b0c7-ea4a-4fb2-a092-fe3ed35b2924
  4. Add SATA controller:
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage storagectl dhcp --name sata0 --add sata --portcount 4 --bootable on 
  5. Attach media:
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage storageattach dhcp --storagectl sata0 --port 0 --device 0 --type hdd --medium /mnt/disk0/vbox/netbsd_dhcp.vdi 
    [skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage storageattach dhcp --storagectl sata0 --port 1 --device 0 --type dvddrive --medium /mnt/disk0/iso/NetBSD-8.1-amd64.iso 
Last edited 14 months ago by skylar (previous) (diff)

comment:2 Changed 14 months ago by skylar

Setup SSH forwarding:

[skylar@bigfe /mnt/disk0/iso]$ VBoxManage modifyvm dhcp --natpf1 ssh,tcp,,3914,,22

comment:3 Changed 14 months ago by skylar

Fix network names:

VBoxManage modifyvm dhcp --nic2 intnet --nic3 intnet --intnet2 bccd-ng0-net --intnet3 bccd-ng2-net

comment:4 Changed 14 months ago by skylar

bog simple dhcpd.conf:

default-lease-time 3600;
max-lease-time 86400;

subnet netmask {

subnet netmask {

comment:5 Changed 14 months ago by skylar

rc.conf configs (one interface each on NAT, bccd-ng0, bccd-ng2):

ifconfig_wm1=" netmask 0xffffff00"
ifconfig_wm2=" netmask 0xffffff00"
Last edited 14 months ago by skylar (previous) (diff)
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.