Solaris 11 DHCP Server Problem - not passing DNS servers to clients

I have setup a DHCP server on Solaris 11.  However, when my client Windows PC's get an IP address all is set except the DNS servers.  When I run in.dhcpd in debug mode, the following is displayed:

" name service update on behalf of client with ID 010010A47C4E3F failed because requested name was not fully-qualified and no DNS domain name was specified for this client in the dhcptab"

What does this mean?  The dhcptab file contains:

pcidev is the server at  From that server DNS works, clients picking up and IP from the DHCP server will not get the DNS server IP's.  Any ideas what I am not doing correctly?
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
I think it means the FQDN of the pcidev is needed, as in pcidev.domainname.local for example ...

Can you run " check-hostname" on the pcidev device?

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djpriceAtlAuthor Commented:
It returns:
"Hostname pcidev OK: fully qualified as pcidev.pciinside"

However, this is after I manually edited hosts to add pcidev.pciinside.  For some reason, dhcp still is not picking this up?  It does successfully give out IP's and the correct default gateway but it leaves the DNS servers empty.
dhtadm -P returns:
Locale  Macro :UTCoffst=-18000:
Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
What is the result of "dhcpconfig -P" on the DHCP server, is it UPDATE_TIMEOUT?

Is the DNS server configured to receive updates from the DHCP server?

I'm wondering if the DHCP/DNS doesn't have to do with the single-space domain name.
djpriceAtlAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your help, I resolved the issue.  Your help with pointing me the check-hostname helped to eliminate what DNS was telling me it thought it was.  I unconfigured dhcp, then reconfigured it adding the IP addresses with the dhcpmgr tool.  I saw the DNS servers were missing from the network macro so once I added them there, all worked.
Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Awesome, glad to get you to the solution ;-)
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