Solaris: 'boot net:dhcp' Fails with 'timeout waiting for BOOTP/DHCP reply' When Using Multihomed DHCP Server
(Doc ID 1005841.1)
Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
A multihomed dhcp server is set up to answer dhcp network boot requests for the client specified in the /var/dhcp/dhcp_network entry below.
(where dhcp_network is named after the network ID that the client is located.) man dhcp_network for details:
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