All the docs say is
If you are using MAAS to control DHCP, you need to set this via the web interface.
But I see no mention of DHCP in the web interface. What exactly do you click on to configure DHCP?
I think I figured it out:
Wes, thanks for asking this question and for answering it! You led me down the right path. I'll detail what I did after I followed the steps you gave. I initially tried to get this working by just installing the maas-dhcp package, but it would start b/c a bunch of conf files were missing.
First I followed your steps:
After I entered all the details for the DHCP server, I restarted MAAS and it wouldn't work. So, I went back and noticed on that edit page for the region controller it said:
So I did:
And I finally got a node to get an address from it.