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host-name

 

Syntax

Hierarchy Level (EX Series)

Hierarchy Level (MX Series)

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.2X50-D10.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 14.1 for the MX Series.

Description

Use the hostname of the switching device as the remote-id suboption of DHCP option 82 (also known as the DHCP relay agent information option) in DHCP request packet headers before forwarding or relaying requests to a DHCP server. This suboption provides a trusted identifier for the host system that has forwarded or relayed requests to the server.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

system-control—To add this statement to the configuration.