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Multicast address allocation extensions to the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Dr. Baiju V. Patel , Munil Shah
Last updated 1997-11-24
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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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.


Dr. Baiju V. Patel
Munil Shah

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