Server Down - How should Client Act?
Ted.Lemon at nominum.com
Mon May 1 18:01:43 UTC 2006
On Monday 01 May 2006 10:36, David W. Hankins wrote:
> But some clients choose to adopt link local addresses and give up on DHCP
> entirely until something jars it back into operation.
I don't know of any correctly-functioning clients that do this. Most of the
ones I know of keep trying, albeit at fairly long intervals. If a client
gives up and never tries again, it's probably a bug.
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