Relay agents, NAT, and offers to giaddr

David W. Hankins David_Hankins at
Fri Sep 15 21:57:59 UTC 2006

On Thu, Sep 14, 2006 at 09:59:34PM -0400, Michael Richardson wrote:
>   Note absense of SHOULD/MUST language, although it is there for the DHCPNAK.
> (section 3.2, page 18, second paragraph).

RFC2131 is an unfortunate document in many places such as this.

But I think in this case it is universally regarded as a MUST.

I note that a clarification is not present in Barr Hibbs and Rob
Stephens' document:

There probably should be one.

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