Help setting DHCP IP address pool

Hi All,

I am trying to configure my router to assign DHCP IP addresses in a specific range. I have read the wiki and see that this is configure via an offset and number of addresses, but I can not apply those settings to my setup.

The IP address of my router is
I want to DHCP pool to be

I have tried with different offset values and it assigns the first DHCP IP after the highest staic lease IP. I have also tried a negative offset but this gives an error in LuCI.

Any ideas on how to configure my DHCP IP pool with my config?


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Mine is set from - and it works fine. I use - for static devices.

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What is the IP address of your router and what offset do you use?

uci set dhcp.lan.start="100"
uci set dhcp.lan.limit="50"
uci commit dhcp
/etc/init.d/dnsmasq restart


uci set dhcp.lan.limit="51"


I dont know what I was doing previously but it has worked this time. I was thinking that the offset was from the IP address of the router, which is

Thanks for clearing that up for me!


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