replies to DHCPv6 client as DHCPv6 server.
can give the following information to clients.
IPv6 prefixes for the requesting site
Non-temporary IPv6 addresses
A list of the DNS server addresses
DNS Domain Search List
A list of the NTP server addresses
A list of the SIP server addresses
SIP Server domain name
A list of the NIS server addresses
NIS domain name
A list of the NIS+ server addresses
NIS+ domain name
A list of the BCMCS server addresses
BCMCS Server domain name
Command line options are as below:
as the configuration file.
Print debugging messages.
Even more debugging information is printed.
Foreground mode (useful when debugging).
usually prints warning, debugging, or error messages to
it prints the messages to standard error if this option is
to store the shared secret to authenticate the communication with
The default file name used when unspecified is
The default name is intentionally same as that for
so that the server and the control command can share the file when
controls the server on the same node,
which should be the typical case.
as the port number listening on to communicate with
to dump the process ID of
is the default configuration file.
is the default file to store the server's DUID.
is the default key file to communicate with the control command.
for the file format.
is the default file that contains pid of the currently running