DHCP and Printers
dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Wed Dec 13 14:24:50 UTC 2006
Glenn Satchell wrote:
> >The only thing is that I'm not too familiar with the data packets that
>>DHCP uses to communicate. Does anyone know of a good reference that
>>shows the information layout of the packets?
>Use a smart packet snooper such as Ethereal (now known as Wireshark)
>which decodes all the internal structures for you. http://www.wireshark.org/
I'll second that - excellent tool.
>There is a huge amount of detail on the packet structure in the rfc
>documents in the doc subdirectory of the source distribution.
Not forgetting of course the excellent book :
"The DHCP Handbook" by Ralph Droms and Ted Lemon
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