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 From:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>
 To:  Jeroen Mulder <jaj dot mulder at hotmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 1.234 bug reports, please
 Date:  Sun, 24 Aug 2008 22:43:25 +0200
Hi Jeroen,

Jeroen Mulder wrote:

> Aug 5 19:51:36 dhclient: no expiry time on offered lease.
 > ...
> The DHCP offer in the philips router is set as not to expire. (there are more routers which can do
this)
>  
> Can't monowall handle this ? Could this be bug.
> This forces me to have a static IP address on the WAN side.

It appears that the DHCP server implementation on that Philips router is 
violating RFC 2131. On page 29, it states that a DHCPACK sent in 
response to a DHCPREQUEST must include the lease time option, so 
dhclient is probably right about rejecting it.

Regards,

Manuel