FreeRadius DHCP against LDAP

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at
Wed Sep 11 16:58:37 CEST 2013

On 11 Sep 2013, at 15:37, Nikolaos Milas <nmilas at> wrote:

> On 11/9/2013 5:05 μμ, Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
>> Define production-ready...
> Production-ready DHCP Server: A DHCP Server that can be used as such in a real-life, mission-critical, organizational environment, i.e. in a network where clients (hosts) will only get an IP address if and only if the DHCP Server behaves as expected.

That you will need to verify yourself.

> I was referring to the:
> #               !!!! WARNING !!!!
> #
> #       This code is experimental, and SHOULD NOT be used in a
> #       production system.  It is intended for validation and
> #       experimentation ONLY."
> My understanding is that the term "production system" implies the definition above.
> Does the reference to "code" apply to the configuration file only (sites-available/dhcp) or to the DHCP FreeRadius module (as I have probably misunderstood)?

The code is in use on a number of 'production' systems.

Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at>
FreeRADIUS Development Team

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