Opened 14 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#190 closed enhancement (fixed)

DHCP client

Reported by: Jakub Jermář Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone: 0.6.0
Component: helenos/net/other Version: mainline
Keywords: Cc:
Blocker for: Depends on: #405
See also:


Implement the client support for the DHCP protocol so that HelenOS can auto-configure its network connection.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by Jakub Jermář, 13 years ago


comment:2 by Jiri Svoboda, 12 years ago

Depends on: #405

comment:3 by Jakub Jermář, 12 years ago


comment:4 by Jiri Svoboda, 11 years ago

A prototype implementation was commited in mainline,1991. Some work is still needed, namely:

  • Automatically read MAC address from IP link (vs. hardwired)
  • Implement protocol state machine more fully, including errors and timeouts

comment:5 by Jakub Jermář, 10 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Merged in mainline,1991 and further improved in revisions mainline,2010, mainline,2012 and mainline,2020.

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