Linux clients working, XP not. -errata!

Jeff Sumner Jeff.Sumner at
Fri Apr 11 18:26:13 UTC 2008

Does this define a basic incompatibility with DHCPD running on AIX serving
directly to Windows XP (at least) Clients?

"Compatible through relays," then?

And thanks for the replies, all!


On 4/11/08 2:07 PM, "David W. Hankins" <David_Hankins at> wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 01:22:56PM -0400, Jeff Sumner wrote:
>> Okay, sorry for the conversational tone- but this is indeed what I¹m seeing
>> from the RS/6000- responses sent to
> this is AIX?
>> How do I get the DHCP server to reply to
> i think it can't, because our AIX support uses the BSD socket API.
> if it can, no one has donated the 'howto' to include in our README,
> or updated our includes/cf/site.conf to enable BPF, DLPI, or etc.

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