Request ignored (not authoritative) to only one client

Jerimiah Cole jcole at
Mon Aug 1 15:19:40 UTC 2011

On Tue, 2011-08-02 at 00:53 +1000, Glenn Satchell wrote:
> Forgive me if you've already answered this, but can you tell us what 
> type of device the client is?

It's a FTTH ONT, which is basically a VoIP IAD.

> Some dhcp clients require a specific 
> option to be set in the response, so is there anything specified in the 
> client documentation? Does this client also come with a server component 
> that can include a "special" dhcp server?

There are some things that the client expects in option 43, but I
haven't even gotten that far.  The issue here is that the server is
ignoring the client's DHCPREQUEST.

Is the server looking at the contents of option 60 in the client's


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