6.3.c Implement and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP

6.3.c [i] DHCP client, IOS DHCP server, DHCP relay

rfc 3330

years ago  i used to refer to host addresses of 169.254.x.x as those stupid windows addresses that are dished out by microsoft when the host can’t find a dhcp server…

they are actually dished out by IANA, kind of…

IANA                         Informational                      [Page 2]
RFC 3330               Special-Use IPv4 Addresses         September 2002 - This is the "link local" block.  It is allocated for
   communication between hosts on a single link.  Hosts obtain these
   addresses by auto-configuration, such as when a DHCP server may not
   be found.

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