dhcp "generic" section never called

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Fri Mar 14 14:59:37 CET 2014

Matthew Newton wrote:
> The DHCP config has sections for DHCP-Discover and DHCP-Request,
> and a generic section "dhcp { reject }" for other DHCP packets.
> DHCP Inform packets should be  hitting this section, but are not -
> they are just returning a NAK. Even if this section is configured
> to return nothing.

  There's no simple fix for that.  I had tested it, and it did work.
But... it looks to be harder to fix now.

> If this is easily fixable, maybe it could go into 3.0.2; otherwise
> probably better to just update the config file with separate dhcp
> DHCP-Inform, etc sections for the different packet types for now,
> and go back to the generic ones after it's fixed.


  Alan DeKok.

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