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 From:  Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] incompatibility of windows vista with m0n0
 Date:  Fri, 07 Nov 2008 16:57:17 -0600
Quark IT - Hilton Travis wrote:

> As this is a Vista issue, I can't see how m0n0wall nor pfSense could be
> supplying a fix for it.  :)  However, adding this DHCPBROADCAST flag
> into the standard Loonix/BSD dhcp servers shouldn't be that much of an
> issue considering Vista and the upcoming Windows 7 will likely both need
> it.
> Second, we've got quite a few Vista boxen out there on different
> networks and not seen these issues, though we're normally obtaining DHCP
> from an SBS box.  There's a number of Vista boxes we have at people's
> homes, though, and a number of those are protected by m0n0wall or
> DD-WRT, and we've not seen this issue yet.

I have m0n0wall at about 75 hotels, and have only seen it twice.  Of 
course most business travelers use XP... :)