The Internet Software Consortium DHCP distribution includes a DHCP client, a DHCP server, and a DHCP relay agent. DHCP is a protocol for automatically configuring nodes on an IP network. The ISC DHCP server and client are well known for being extremely configurable, reasonably easy to use, and quite efficient.
Release Notes: This release adds DHCPv6 rapid commit support. It adds explicit parser support for zero-length DHCP options. It has improved IANA compliance. Timer granularity is now 1/100s in the DHCPv6 client. DHCP now builds on AIX. Compilation bugs relating to Solaris 9 and Mac OS X Leopard (10.5) have been fixed. There are numerous other enhancements and bugfixes.
No changes have been submitted for this release.
Release Notes: DHCP Failover Protocol support, addition of OMAPI (an API for accessing and modifying the DHCP server and client state), conditional behaviour, storing arbitrary information on leases, address pools with access control, client classing, address allocation restriction by class, relay agent information option support, dynamic DNS updates, and many bugfixes, performance enhancements, and minor new DHCP protocol features.
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in update-static-leases, and a compile error on SunOS 4.
Release Notes: A fix for a bug with doing DNS updates for static leases, and a fix for a compile error on SunOS 4.