Lifetime Option for DHCPv6

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This document describes an option for specifying lifetime of other configuration options. It's mainly intended for the stateless DHCP, but also useful when there are no addresses or other entities with lifetimes that can tell the client when to contact the DHCP server and update its configuration.


Stig Venaas (
Tim Chown (

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