DHCP Client ID related question

Eli Cohen eli at mellanox.co.il
Tue Mar 28 07:24:28 UTC 2006

On Mon, 2006-03-27 at 10:39 -0700, Krishna Tangirala wrote:
> Hello,
> In our company, we are trying to use the client identifier (as opposed to
> MAC Addresses) to identify the DHCP clients on the network. My question is
> in /etc/dhcpd.conf, where you define the hardware MAC Address and then the
> option of dhcp-client-identifier. Are these two mutually exclusive? or can
> we choose to have either or both (MAC and Client ID) in the config file?
> Thanks for your time!
I used only the client identifier on an InfiniBand network. Attached is
a sample dhcpd.conf that worked for me. I hope it will help you.

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-- File: dhcpd.conf


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