Multicast address allocation extensions to the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Authors Baiju Patel  , Munil Shah 
Last updated 1997-11-24
Stream Internent Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized (tools) htmlized bibtex
Stream WG state WG Document
Document shepherd No shepherd assigned
IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) provides a framework for passing configuration information to hosts on a TCP/IP network. The multicast extensions to DHCP add additional capability of dynamic allocation of the multicast addresses and additional configuration options.


Baiju Patel (
Munil Shah (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)