The Domain Search Option for DHCP

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Author Pratik Gupta 
Last updated 1998-11-18
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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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].


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