On Mon, Jul 07, 2008 at 01:20:47PM +0200, Bastian Blank wrote: > On Mon, Jul 07, 2008 at 01:48:23AM +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > On Sun, Jul 06, 2008 at 08:03:13PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote: > > > On Jun 29, Robert Millan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > > Come on, how often this happens? And it's disabled by default anyway. > > > The major effect of this patch is to waste time on almost every system > > > every time *any* interface is raised. > > And DHCP clients should double-check their assigned address with ARP > > anyway, so it's duplicating this check on most systems. > > Where is this specified? The DHCP server is authorative about the > addresses it assigns. RFC 2131, end of section 2.2. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Unix is many things to many people, but it's never been everything to anybody.
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