[rfc-dist] RFC 6842 on Client Identifier Option in DHCP Server Replies

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        RFC 6842

        Title:      Client Identifier Option in DHCP 
                    Server Replies 
        Author:     N. Swamy,
                    G. Halwasia,
                    P. Jhingran
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       January 2013
        Mailbox:    nn.swamy at samsung.com, 
                    ghalwasi at cisco.com, 
                    pjhingra at cisco.com
        Pages:      5
        Characters: 10030
        Updates:    RFC2131

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dhc-client-id-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6842.txt

This document updates RFC 2131 "Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol"
by addressing the issues arising from that document's specification
that the server MUST NOT return the 'client identifier' option to the

This document is a product of the Dynamic Host Configuration Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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