Generalized Source UDP Port of DHCP Relay

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dhc WG)
Authors Naiming Shen  , Enke Chen 
Last updated 2016-10-26 (latest revision 2016-08-19)
Replaced by RFC 8357
Stream Internent Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
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Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dhc-relay-port
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This document extends the DHCP and DHCPv6 protocols for the UDP transport from relay agent to server and allows the port to be any valid number on the DHCP relay system.


Naiming Shen (
Enke Chen (

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