Technical Documentation



use-string string;

Hierarchy Level

[edit ethernet-switching-options secure-access-port vlan (all | vlan-name) dhcp-option82 remote-id][edit forwarding-options helpers bootp dhcp-option82 remote-id] [edit forwarding-options helpers bootp interface interface-name dhcp-option82 remote-id]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3 for EX Series switches.


Use a string rather than the MAC address of the host system (the default) in the remote ID value in the DHCP option 82 information.


string—Character string used as the remote ID value.

Range:1–255 characters

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-01-19