bin/170279: dhclient(8) uses low TTL of 16
jhb at freebsd.org
Mon Apr 22 14:10:01 UTC 2013
The following reply was made to PR bin/170279; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: John Baldwin <jhb at freebsd.org>
To: bug-followup at freebsd.org,
johnpoz at gmail.com
Subject: Re: bin/170279: dhclient(8) uses low TTL of 16
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:04:22 -0400
FWIW, OpenBSD's version still fixes the TTL at 16. The ISC dhcp client uses a
ttl of 128.
Looking online it seems other clients also use 128, e.g. Microsoft's:
Given that, changing the default TTL to 128 seems fine.
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