Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Admin
What action does a DHCPv4 client take if it receives more than one DHCPOFFER from multiple DHCP servers?
- It discards both offers and sends a new DHCPDISCOVER.
- It sends a DHCPREQUEST that identifies which lease offer the client is accepting.
- It sends a DHCPNAK and begins the DHCP process over again.
- It accepts both DHCPOFFER messages and sends a DHCPACK.
Answers Explanation & Hints:
If there are multiple DHCP servers in a network, it is possible for a client to receive more than one DHCPOFFER. In this scenario, the client will only send one DHCPREQUEST, which includes the server from which the client is accepting the offer.