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The Local Domain Name DHCP Option

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Glen Zorn , Qin Wu , Yungui Wang
Last updated 2010-02-10 (Latest revision 2009-07-06)
Replaced by RFC 6440
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-hokey-ldn-discovery
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In order to derive a Domain-Specific Root Key (DSRK) from the Extended Master Session Key (EMSK) generated as a side-effect of an Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) method, the EAP peer must discover the name of the domain to which it is attached. This document specifies a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) option designed to allow a DHCP server to inform clients of the name of the local domain..


Glen Zorn
Qin Wu
Yungui Wang

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