DHCP option host-name matching

Bradford Dickerson bra00424 at mac.com
Fri Mar 11 22:06:41 UTC 2016

Thanks Jose for pointer to list. I could use that to identify Apple clients. To narrow it down to various apple types such as iphones, ipads vs mac computers dont think it will help.

> On Mar 11, 2016, at 4:44 PM, José Queiroz <zekkerj at gmail.com> wrote:
> Have you seen this?
> https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=blob_plain;f=manuf <https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=blob_plain;f=manuf>
> PS: Sorry the [possible] double posting, for some reason my messages aren't being received by the list.
> 2016-03-11 18:09 GMT-03:00 Bradford Dickerson <bra00424 at mac.com <mailto:bra00424 at mac.com>>:
> Hi Jose,
>     Thanks for replying. Was looking into that but was unsuccessful ( searching on the web ) finding a list(range) of OUIs that Apple used specifically for their iphones. Thx, Brad
>> On Mar 11, 2016, at 3:43 PM, José Queiroz <zekkerj at gmail.com <mailto:zekkerj at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> Hi Bradford,
>> It will be much easier if you use MAC Addresses to do that. That way you may use the MAC's OUI to determine the device's branding.
>> 2016-03-11 17:35 GMT-03:00 Bradford Dickerson <bra00424 at mac.com <mailto:bra00424 at mac.com>>:
>> Hi,
>>   At our company, we are trying to hand out IP ranges based on the characteristics of the client. For example using a class declaration as follows:
>>   match if substring(option host-name,0,6) = "iPhone";
>> }
>> but I notice many iphones have names like ‘Brad-iPhone’ or ’TomIphone’ does not quite match above . Is there any plan to support regex type matches?
>> Thx,
>> Brad
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