dhcp-server ping


[no] dhcp-server ping [packets <0-10>|timeout <0-10>]


Specify, in the global configuration context, the number of ping packets the DHCP server will send to the pool address before assigning the address. The default is two packets.

Parameters and options


Specify DHCPv4 ping parameters.

packets <0-10>

Specify number of ping packets in the range of 0 to 10. 0 disables ping.

timeout <1-10

Ping timeout in the range of 1–10 seconds. Indicates the amount of time the DHCPv4 server must wait before timing out a ping packet. Defaults to one second.