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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • ... that's a feature. The weird one hundred and sixty something dot something dot something dot something addresses is what the standards says they should take when the dhcpd doesn't answer.

    I forget, but I think it's something so computers in a tiny network can network with ip without any configuration or dhpc servers.
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    -- ask bjoern hansen [askbjoernhansen.com], !try; do();

    • I forget, but I think it's something so computers in a tiny network can network with ip without any configuration or dhpc servers.

      D'oh! That makes perfect sense. One of those situations where it's useful in a rare situation but a hindrance in the common situation. Well, I presume that using a DHCP client when you have a DHCP server is the common situation :-)

      --Nat