Big Temporary Networks

Sean Harlow sean at
Wed Sep 19 15:33:39 UTC 2012

On Sep 19, 2012, at 04:25, Masataka Ohta wrote:

> As I already stated, DHCP discover/request from STA to AP is
> unicast.

This didn't sound right, so I decided to test.  With the three clients available to me (laptop running OS X 10.7.4, phone running Android 4.0, and iPod running iOS 4.1.2) all client->server DHCP was broadcast, as well as server->client NACKs.  Server->client offers and ACKs were unicast.
Sean Harlow
sean at

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