Subject: Re: dhcpd(8) & Sockets API
To: RJ Atkinson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 01/07/2002 19:08:44
RJ Atkinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Dennis's analysis seems dead-on to me. The fix would be to have some
> kind of BSD Sockets API extension that could be used to identify the
> arriving interface for DHCP REQUEST packets. Ideally, such an
> extension would be coordinated with the other *BSD kernel folks,
> so it could be more widely implemented than just NetBSD.
FYI, such coordination is what the bsd-api* lists are for, not that
anyone is using them much.
Perry E. Metzger email@example.com
NetBSD Development, Support & CDs. http://www.wasabisystems.com/