Subject: Re: Proposed NetBSD DHCP Vendor Class Identifier
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/23/2002 10:23:26
On Fri, Feb 22, 2002 at 07:44:54PM -0500, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:

 > Why is the Requester "libsa" and not "boot" or "pxeboot"?
 > Any reason why you're not including a Version field for non-kernel
 > Requesters?  Our boot blocks certainly think they know what version
 > they are..

They know what version *they* are, but it doesn't reflect the OS
version in any way.

Anyway, I'll make the OS and Requester fields frob'able at libsa
build time.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>