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 From:  "Jonathan De Graeve" <Jonathan dot De dot Graeve at imelda dot be>
 To:  "Kendrick Vargas" <ken at hudat dot com>, <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall-dev] FreeBSD 6, DHCP Question...
 Date:  Sun, 18 Jun 2006 21:36:42 +0200
>Anyways, I spent last night hacking up the globals.inc and copying files
>over from my router to my linux box so I can work on the webgui code. I
>am looking to rework the DHCP configuration stuff. I'm curious though
>(because I couldn't find it in the documentation), what exactly is the
>DHCP Relay, and is it supposed to be able to be on with the DHCP Server
>on at the same time? From what I can gather, it relays DHCP requests
>from the specified interface to the WAN to let whatever on the WAN to
>serve the requests? So I'm thinking it shouldn't be on at the same time
>as the DHCP server for a given interface... right?
 
Don't take this the wrong way but I would think if you don't know what DHCP relay is, you better
leave programming interfaces for DHCP configuration until you know.
 
A book explaining DHCP will help you a lot.
 
Kind Regards,
 
J.