Subject: Re: dhcpd(8) _cannot_ be completely disabled on an interface
To: David Laight <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/15/2002 09:28:52
> All this discussion shows that any code that assumes these values are
> 'small' integers is going to be in serios truoble!

But as Andrew pointed out it basically is too late already, we will not
be able to bump it up to 32 or 64 bit without serious incompatibilites.

So instead of discussing whether it should be enlarged, please find solutions
to make it possible to enlarge it!