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Re: [69ATTENDEES] DHCP
On Fri, 14 Sep 2007 09:00:52 +0200
"Alvaro Vives Martinez" <email@example.com> wrote:
> I would add to the list:
> 5. RAs, ll + DHCP announced prefixes + DHCP announced DNS server(s) + other
> node configuration options.
I'm guessing that the RA in this scenario is only for default router announcement?
> > -----Mensaje original-----
> > De: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] En nombre
> > de Mark Smith
> > Enviado el: jueves, 13 de septiembre de 2007 23:57
> > Para: Brian E Carpenter
> > CC: Gert Doering; Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino; firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Asunto: Re: [69ATTENDEES] DHCP
> > On Fri, 14 Sep 2007 08:02:09 +1200
> > Brian E Carpenter <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > On 2007-09-13 18:56, Gert Doering wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > On Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 03:46:31PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino
> > wrote:
> > > >> i agree that vendors would implement whatever they would need to,
> > but
> > > >> iirc the group is here to give guidance for operations.
> > <snip>
> > > >
> > > > Routers are there, so RAs are there anyway. DHCP is an extra.
> > >
> > > As far as I can see, in a minimal ("dentist's office") scenario,
> > > the one thing a host must have in addition to addressing and
> > > routing info is DNS servers. Since auto-configuration was
> > > explicitly designed to support the minimal scenario, it seems
> > > entirely rational to add DNS server info to RA. On the other hand,
> > > DHCP can support dozens of additional features, and we surely
> > > shouldn't import that level of complexity into RA.
> > >
> > That sounds reasonable to me.
> > Would the following be a fair summary of the scenarios being talked
> > around?
> > 1. No RAs, link local only addressing, Zeroconf techniques/Multicast DNS
> > 2. RAs, ll + RA announced prefixes, RA announced DNS server(s)
> > 3. RAs, ll + RA announced prefixes, RA announced DNS server(s), DHCP
> > for any other node configuration options
> > 4. RAs, ll + RA announced prefixes, DHCP announced DNS server(s) + other
> > node
> > configuration options.
> > Regards,
> > Mark.
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