[PLUG-TALK] PXE and Class B

Russell Johnson russ at dimstar.net
Thu Mar 24 10:16:57 PDT 2011

On Mar 24, 2011, at 8:39 AM, Larry Brigman wrote:

>> Anybody out there work with Boot servers? I'm seeing an issue with a
>> vendor supplied boot server using a class B subnet. I have a DHCP
>> server, a bootp server at, a target server at,
>> and a gateway at There is no routing hardware between the the
>> bootp, DHCP, and target servers.
> I run a pxe/dhcp server on a class B network.  The info you provided above is
> a class A network.

Given the information above, I can't tell if it's class A, B, C or classless, as there are no subnet masks, nor CIDR given. 

While the subnet is a class A network, it's also perfectly valid to use the, which would be a class B. 

Russell Johnson
russ at dimstar.net

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