DHCP option 119
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Tue Aug 24 00:07:29 EDT 2010
sridhar at laptop.org.au said:
> We are working with a department of education that is using Windows-based
> domain and DHCP servers. They want to know if the XOs support DHCP option
> 119, so that they can accept correct domain information for name resolution,
> Does anybody have any information on this?
[murray at xo-02-33-ff ~]$ more /etc/resolv.conf
# Generated by NetworkManager
[murray at xo-02-33-ff ~]$ host www
www.megapathdsl.net is an alias for users.megapathdsl.net.
users.megapathdsl.net is an alias for users.megapath.net.
users.megapath.net has address 126.96.36.199
[murray at xo-02-33-ff ~]$
That's what I expect via DHCP from my local DSL modem so it looks like the XO
is doing the right thing. (I didn't verify the packets on the wire/air to
verify that it's using option 119.)
You will have to try it to verify that it works with your setup.
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