Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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service dhcp-server shared-network-name <name> subnet <ipv4net> server-identifier <ipv4>

Specifies the address for the DHCP server identifier.

set service dhcp-server shared-network-name name subnet ipv4net server-identifier ipv4
delete service dhcp-server shared-network-name name subnet ipv4net server-identifier
show service dhcp-server shared-network-name name subnet ipv4net server-identifier
name
Mandatory. A DHCP address pool.
ipv4net
Mandatory. Multinode. The IPv4 network served by the DHCP address pool. The format is ip-addr/prefix.
ipv4
Optional. The address for the DHCP server identifier.

Configuration mode


service {
	dhcp-server {
		shared-network-name name {
			subnet ipv4net {
				server-identifier ipv4
			}
		}
	}
}

Use this command to specify the address for the DHCP server identifier.

The server identifier is a field in a DHCP message that identifies the DHCP server as the destination address from clients to servers. When the DHCP server includes this field in a DHCPOffer, a client uses it to distinguish between multiple lease offers. The server identifier must be an address that can be reached from the client.

Use the set form of this command to specify the address for the DHCP server identifier.

Use the delete form of this command to remove the address for the DHCP server identifier.

Use the show form of this command to view the DHCP server identifier configuration.