Patches for BOOTP/DHCP code to support Windows Server DHCP

sthaug at sthaug at
Sun Jun 1 12:30:37 UTC 2014

> In short, no, I have no packet traces. Given that the DHCP code in the
> FreeBSD boot loader and NFS subsystem does not request those options, but
> that ISC-DHCP does provide them, I will go out on a limb and say that it
> must be serving them without being asked if they are configured.

In that case I'm afraid I must stand by my claim that you're wrong
and ISC DHCP does *not* provide configured options unless the client
asks for them.

(And I have copious amounts of packet sniffer traces to prove this.)

Not that this is particularly relevant to FreeBSD any more...

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at

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