bug in DHCPv6 option parse for on commit {} ?

Simon Hobson dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Sat Dec 24 21:06:04 UTC 2016

perl-list <perl-list at network1.net> wrote:

> For example, if the client asked for a 3600 second lease but the server was configured for 28800 second lease, the server would give the client the 3600 second lease right?  At least that was how it worked in IPv4/DHCPv4.

There are THREE options you can set (in teh DHCPv4 server at least) - MIN, MAX, and DEFAULT lease times.

The default lease time is the time that's given if the client doesn't ask for something different.
Min and max set the lower and upper bounds on the lease time that's given out.

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