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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-dnsext-dhcid-rr-00.txt



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This draft is a work item of the DNS Extensions Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: A DNS RR for encoding DHCP information
	Author(s)	: A. Gustafsson, M. Stapp
	Filename	: draft-ietf-dnsext-dhcid-rr-00.txt
	Pages		: 6
	Date		: 24-Jul-00
	
A situation can arise where multiple DHCP clients request the same
DNS name from their (possibly distinct) DHCP servers.  To resolve
such conflicts, 'Resolution of DNS Name Conflicts'[7] proposes
storing client identifiers in the DNS to unambiguously associate
domain names with the DHCP clients 'owning' them. This memo defines
a distinct RR type for use by DHCP servers, the 'DHCID' RR.

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