Subject: Re: something got wrong with dhcpd!!!
To: <>
From: Chapman Flack <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/30/2006 15:48:54
David Laight wrote:
> Does anyone know why this non-backward compatible change was made ?
> The address must be correct so rarely!

Some explanation is offered in src/dist/dhcp/RELNOTES, connected to
a 'clarification' in the RFC. I didn't take the time to see if I
agreed with their reading of the RFC ... I expect what happened is
somebody complained they weren't getting zeroes when they wanted to.