[Dnsmasq-discuss] ISC DHCP Option 95 (ldap-server)

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Sun May 27 11:57:53 BST 2007

Philip Mötteli wrote:
> Hello,
> Could anybody give me a hint, how I should write this DHCP option,  
> that is defined as follows in an ordinary ISC 'dhcpd.conf':
> 	option ldap-server code 95 = string;
> 	option ldap-server "ldaps://host.example.com/dc=example,dc=com";
> How should I rewrite this for dnsmasq?
> I tried:
> 	dhcp-option=95,"ldaps://host.example.com/dc=example,dc=com"
> But this doesn't seem to work. My clients though do seem to  
> understand the host part (host.example.com), but not the base DN part  
> (dc=example,dc=com).

Your translation looks good to me: I can't see why it shouldn't work.

After checking for typos, etc. the next debugging stage would be to 
capture DHCP packets from both servers using Wireshark, and compare them 

I'm happy to assist if you get to that point.



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