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address-assignment (Access)


Hierarchy Level


The address-assignment pool feature enables you to create different pools with different attributes. For example, multiple client applications, such as DHCPv4 or DHCPv6, can use an address-assignment pool to provide addresses for their particular clients.


  • host hostname—Name by which a network-attached device is known on a network.

  • hardware-address mac-address—Specify the MAC address of the client. This is the hardware address that identifies the client on the network.

  • ip-address reserved-address—Specify the reserved IP address.

  • user-name—Specify username or IKE ID.

  • xauth-attributes—Specify XAuth attributes to use in XAuth authentication.

  • primary-dns-ipv6—Specify the primary-dns IPv6 address.

  • secondary-dns-ipv6—Specify the secondary-dns IPv6 address.

Required Privilege Level

access—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.4.

xauth-attributes option under inet6 is introduced in Junos OS Release 20.3R1.

user-name option under inet host host-name is introduced in Junos OS Release 20.3R1.

host option under inet6 is introduced in Junos OS Release 20.3R1.