Customizing DHCP Configuration on the Basis of Network Topology

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Author Ted Lemon 
Last updated 2013-10-15 (latest revision 2013-04-13)
Replaced by RFC 7969, RFC 7969
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DHCP servers have evolved over the years to provide significant functionality beyond that which is described in the DHCP base specifications. One aspect of this functionality is support for context-specific configuration information. This memo describes some such features and makes recommendations as to how they can be used.


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