Can a single isc dhcp-4.2.3 process act in both server or relay mode??

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at
Thu Mar 8 12:40:24 UTC 2012

<ameen.shajahan at> wrote:

>I am using ISC dhcp-4.2.3 for DHCP
>I would like to know the below thing.
>Can a single process for example dhcpd able to act as both a server 
>and relay mode??

No, they are separate programs.

Furthermore, I doubt you can run the two programs on the same 
interface since they would then both be trying to handle the same 

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