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client-identifier (Interfaces)


Hierarchy Level


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.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.2.