Relay agents, NAT, and offers to giaddr

David W. Hankins David_Hankins at
Sat Sep 16 16:56:34 UTC 2006

On Sat, Sep 16, 2006 at 09:37:06AM -0700, Alan DeKok wrote:
>    NAT boxes already capture & re-write UDP traffic, which is what I was 
> responding to.  And DHCP relays capture and re-write the contents of 
> DHCP traffic.  A box that does both...

They don't rewrite UDP payload contents, which is what DHCP is and
hence its giaddr.

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