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client-identifier (Interfaces)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.2.


Specify an ASCII or hexadecimal identifier for the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) client. The DHCP server identifies a client by a client-identifier value.


  • ascii ascii —Identifier consisting of ASCII characters.

  • hexadecimal hexadecimal —Identifier consisting of hexadecimal characters.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

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