Subject: Re: is bootpd still relevant
To: Stephen Welker <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/10/2001 15:26:46
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 10:17:55AM +1100, Stephen Welker wrote:

 > I believe that all Open Firmware Macs (1996+) support Net Booting (aka 
 > bootp) as Apple calls it.

dhcp is a superset of bootp -- dhcpd can also operate as a bootp server
(and, in fact, I use it for that myself).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>