dhcp "generic" section never called

Matthew Newton mcn4 at leicester.ac.uk
Fri Mar 14 15:38:13 CET 2014

On Fri, Mar 14, 2014 at 09:59:37AM -0400, Alan DeKok wrote:
> Matthew Newton wrote:
> > 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.

OK, I got stuck because the named dhcp sections weren't inside the
unnamed dhcp section (like it would be with, say, post-auth and
Post-Auth-Reject). Sounds like it's not so easy as I hoped it
might be.

> > probably better to just update the config file with separate dhcp
> > DHCP-Inform, etc sections for the different packet types for now,
>   Yes.

I've done a pull request with a few more common dhcp packet types
we see (in fact, I _think_ that's all of them).



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