client request preferred IP address
David W. Hankins
David_Hankins at isc.org
Thu Jul 19 16:45:40 UTC 2007
On Thu, Jul 19, 2007 at 11:35:50AM -0500, Jeff Weber wrote:
> Could the server hold an active lease on this IP while the laptop has been
> removed from the network?
Yes - and RFC2131 requires this, because the client (if it can't reach
the DHCP server) is justified in using its old lease.
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