Re: Should we share?
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- Subject: Re: Should we share?
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org (David Kelly)
- Date: Thu, 1 Dec 94 08:33:56 -0600
> P.S. I think Brandon's idea of using DHCP (dynamic assignment of IP
> addresses) is a great one, not to solve routing problems, but to make
> it easier for new users to get started. I wouldn't mind being able to
> automate some of the IP address assignment job. Of course this basic
> idea has been around since at least 1987, and nobody has run with it
MacTCP does this (optional) when negotiating an AppleTalk to IP connection
with a gateway. When the network is configured this way it is hard to
forward SMTP mail to a Mac because it might have a different address each
time the Mac is rebooted.
73, David N4HHE