RESOLVED: dhcpd sporadically ignoring one of two "copies" of a DHCP request

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at
Wed Mar 12 11:21:41 UTC 2014

Phil Mayers <p.mayers at> wrote:

> This would solve a number of problems (e.g. giaddr is not routeable because it's a local-scoped RFC1918 block)

You mean, it would workaround (not fix) a broken IP network ;-)
By definition, if you have an address in use which is not routable, then your IP networking is broken - don't even get me started on NAT !

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