Specifying the default gateway on DHCPv6

sthaug at nethelp.no sthaug at nethelp.no
Mon Aug 24 10:19:56 UTC 2009

> I'd like to have a DHCPv6 server which will not be running on the
> default gateway.
> In fact I'd like to avoid sending router advertissments (if possible at
> all).
> Is it possible (if in the specs at all) to specify the default IPv6
> gateway through DHCPv6 ?

Nope, not possible today. There is a proposal on the table to make
this possible, but it is not standardized / implemented yet.

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no

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