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Re: limit dhclient to one server only?

On Sun, Aug 18, 2013 at 02:41:22PM +0300, Andreas Gustafsson wrote:
> Jukka Marin wrote:
> > The server and client(s) make a
> > certain embedded product which may be connected to any kinds of LANs with
> > unknown DHCP servers.  The server provides IP addresses to clients and also
> > acts as a higher level server to the "dumb" clients.  We want to have all
> > confuration options and functionality on the same server to keep it as 
> > simple
> > as possible to the end user.  The system must also work without a need for
> > any external devices like DHCP servers.
> If you control both server and client, then you could simply run the
> DHCP protocol on a pair of ports other than 67/68.

This is such a simple method that due to constant lack of time I think I'm
going to give it a try :-)



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