host-identifier with IPv6

Marcus Goller mgoller at
Fri Feb 27 14:54:29 UTC 2009

On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 11:00 AM, Niall O'Reilly <Niall.oReilly at> wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 14:08 +1300, Eustace, Glen wrote:
>> The best solution I can think of is to add in options that change the
>> behaviour away from the 'standard'.  The default should be what the
>> 'standard' says but if there are legitimate cases where the standard
>> doesn't work for people, having the ability to change the behaviour by
>> turning on/off an option would seem a pretty good compromise.
>        Yes, yes, yes please ... !

I could also see some scenarios, where we would make use of fixed ip
addresses. But not using ISC DHCP as our main DHCP server, I would
prefer a discussion of what could be done in the WG, instead of going
for an implementation dependent solution, or at least not only for
that solution.


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