meaning of "xid mismatch"??
frnkblk at iname.com
Mon Feb 25 17:22:28 UTC 2008
It means "transaction id". Every DHCP exchange is supposed to have a unique
transaction ID, something easily seen with Wireshark. If the DHCP server
receives a response for a device with a different transaction ID than what
was expected, it spits out this error.
From: dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org [mailto:dhcp-users-bounce at isc.org] On Behalf
Of Jeff A. Earickson
Sent: Monday, February 25, 2008 10:16 AM
To: dhcp-users at isc.org
Subject: meaning of "xid mismatch"??
I recently upgraded from dhcp 3.0.6 to 3.1.0, now I'm seeing
bind update on [IP] got ack from colby: xid mismatch.
I googled and searched the MARC mailing list archives for
a plain-english description of what this means (and what to
do about it), but didn't find one. So what does it really
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