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PostPosted: Sun Aug 07, 2005 4:57 pm    Post subject: Static IP Address Assignment on RTP300 Reply with quote Back to top

Not 100% sure that this isn't slightly off topic, but ...

I got my RTP300 installed today.

Since the RTP300 is also a router, I thought it would be useful to replace my old DLink router with the RTP300.

One feature of the DLink Router, tho, is missing from the RTP300, and I'm quite surprised. That is the ability to lock in a Static IP address to a MAC address in the DHCP table.

The reason this is interesting is two-fold. One is, it's just easier to leave everything in my house on "DHCP Enabled" and control specific address assignments from the router (this is especially useful for things like my Print Server). The other reason is that I have a laptop with a Wireless adaptor in it that when I travel I want it to be setup for DHCP but when I am home I want it to have a specific address.

I have seen this feature on most (not all) other routers that I have used in the last 5 or 6 years, including DLink and NetGear. So I am VERY surprised that LinkSys's new Voip router doesn't seem to have it.

Am I just not seeing it? Is there a firmware upgrade available that includes this feature?
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 07, 2005 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

DHCP Reservation is not enabled on the Linksys routers and I'm unsure of a firmware version that enables / adds it. Can you change what the Dlink hands out to the clients via DHCP? If so, you could have that unit on your network handing out DHCP and, via the settings if possible, have the scope include the IP of the Linksys as the Default Gateway.

Or, if the Dlink has the ability to enter a static route, you could have the dlink handle DHCP which would hand out itself as the DG to the workstations. Then set the static route in the Dlink to point to the IP of the linksys. You could then turn off the DHCP 'server' on linksys. I think that might work.

Or, it would be nice of Linksys would add this as a feature or someone could tell the both of us if Linksys can do this.....I've been wondering about DHCP reservations as well.
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 07, 2005 7:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

The Sveasoft firmware for the WRT54/WRT54GS routers has DHCP reservation and it works amazingly well. As for the RTP300, it runs on linux, so the potential is there, but as we can all see, it's still a beta product rather than production quality.

Off the record, I was told that a firmware update might be available over the next 2-3 weeks. I wasn't given any specifics.
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