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arnold.king 04-17-2013 02:03 AM

what DHCP SERVER do when receive a dhcp release packet from client
 
hi,
all. As subject, when receive a dhcp release packet form client, dhcp server will put the ip back to pool , or just ignore it?

acid_kewpie 04-17-2013 02:25 AM

Well that depends on the implementation of the given DHCP server. as per the RFC it is meant to act upon it. A few experiemnts should show you exactly what's happening. http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2131.txt

arnold.king 04-17-2013 11:39 AM

thanks a lot


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