dhclient option 120

Peter Rathlev peter at rathlev.dk
Tue Sep 20 14:24:36 UTC 2011

On Tue, 2011-09-20 at 15:19 +0530, mayank tyagi wrote:
> option SIP-Servers code 120 = string;
> and then requested option SIP-Servers along with default options.
> following line was added in dhcpd.conf:-
> option SIP-Servers code 120 = string;
> option SIP-Servers 01:0a:0a:0a:0a;
> i want to know whether this method is the right way of using option
> 120 and also is there any support in dhclient to extract the ipaddress
> from the string received from dhcpd server.

It sounds right. But what software needs this option from dhclient?

Why would you want dhclient to extract the address? My guess is that the
coding (RFC3361) is common to this application. Whatever software needs
it should be able to decode it by itself.

Or are you really asking another question?


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