Configuration by subclass and subnet
dhcp1 at thehobsons.co.uk
Thu Oct 18 15:24:10 UTC 2012
Sten Carlsen wrote:
>Right, my question was also more generic, IF for some obscure reason
>I decide it makes sense to have two classifications based on X and Y
>, so I would have, say:
>classes X1, X2, X3, ...
>classes Y1, Y2, Y3, ...
>All devices belong to one of the Xn classes and to one of the Yn
>classes. This could give me some freedom to use allow/deny to
>allocate from pools, etc.
>I happen to put option Z in both class X3 and Y2 (my mistake or
>something very convoluted) how would dhcp decide which option Z to
>use? the one from X3 or the one from Y2?
It's undefined. There may be an implementation specific ordering, but
relying on that would be "poor practice" to say the least.
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