FreeNAS 8.0 Dhcpd 1 – Installing The DHCP Server

FreeNAS 8.0 Dhcpd 1 – Installing The DHCP Server

This article provides details on how to install the ISC DHCP Server on a FreeNAS 8.0 RELEASE server.

Installation Steps

  • Logon to the FreeNAS Server through SSH as the root user
  • Mount the root partition as read / write by executing the following command
mount -urw /
  • Change directory to the tmp directory by executing the following command
cd /tmp
  • Install the package by executing the following command
pkg_add -r isc-dhcp31-server
The installation is now complete and the next article explains how to create a basic configuration and start the DHCP Server.