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The Domain Search Option for DHCP

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Expired & archived
Author Pratik Gupta
Last updated 1998-11-18
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This document defines a new DHCP option which is passed form the DHCP Server to the DHCP Client to configure the domain search list which is used by the clients to resolve hostnames in the Domain Name System[3].


Pratik Gupta

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