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1600 DHCP-server?


How do I make this router become a DHCP-server? It seems that I need an IOS upgrade, right?

router#sh ver

Cisco Internetwork Operating System Software

IOS (tm) 1600 Software (C1600-BNY-L), Version 11.2(16)P, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

Copyright (c) 1986-1998 by cisco Systems, Inc.

Compiled Mon 19-Oct-98 15:48 by pwade

Image text-base: 0x08022268, data-base: 0x02005000

ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 11.1(10)AA, EARLY DEPLOYMENT RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

router uptime is 19 weeks, 4 hours, 51 minutes

System restarted by reload

System image file is "flash:c1600-bny-l_112-16.P", booted via flash

cisco 1601 (68360) processor (revision C) with 1536K/512K bytes of memory.

Processor board ID 09893056, with hardware revision 00000000

Bridging software.

X.25 software, Version 2.0, NET2, BFE and GOSIP compliant.

Basic Rate ISDN software, Version 1.0.

1 Ethernet/IEEE 802.3 interface(s)

1 serial(sync/async) network interface(s)

1 ISDN Basic Rate interface(s)

System/IO memory with parity disabled

2048K bytes of DRAM onboard

System running from FLASH

8K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.

4096K bytes of processor board PCMCIA flash (Read ONLY)

Configuration register is 0x2102

Thanks for your help!

Regards, Jimmy Larsson

Cisco Employee

Re: 1600 DHCP-server?

The 1600 can be configured as IOS DHCP server. You need at least a 12.0.x"T" code. The "T" is important because this gives you the DHCP server functionality. Here is a link that explains how DHCP on a router works also a sample config.