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Bug #7425

dhclient not sending option 77

Added by Martin Wasley over 1 year ago. Updated 4 months ago.

Status:
Confirmed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
Unknown
Target version:
Start date:
03/24/2017
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Affected Version:
2.4.x
Affected Architecture:

Description

Not sure it's a bug, more of something missing. As reported on the forum 2.4 dhclient does not send option 77. This particularly affects customers of Orange France who need to send this optiom. I have re-applied the patches that were done to the 2.3 client, where it works, to the 2.4 client; the user on the forum reported it's working correctly.

Should I do a PR to the main FreeBSD repo ir PR it to pfSense/FreeBSD-Src?

History

#1 Updated by Martin Wasley over 1 year ago

I have issued a PR on this: pfsense/FreeBSD-src - Option 77 Additions to dhclient #8

#2 Updated by Luiz Souza 11 months ago

  • Assignee set to Luiz Souza

#3 Updated by Luiz Souza 11 months ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.0 to 2.4.1

#4 Updated by Jim Pingle 9 months ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.1 to 2.4.2

Moving target to 2.4.2 as we need 2.4.1 sooner than anticipated.

#5 Updated by Jim Pingle 9 months ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.2 to 2.4.3

#6 Updated by Nicolas Scheffer 8 months ago

Jim Pingle wrote:

Moving target to 2.4.2 as we need 2.4.1 sooner than anticipated.

This option is mandatory to replace a livebox from Orange (main Internet Provider in France) using a xDSL or Fiber access.
Without this option there is no internet access.

Could we have it sooner ? To be able to test it !
Many thanks in advance.

Regards

Nicolas

#7 Updated by Eric Scherlinger 8 months ago

I agree with Nicolas,
we are quite a few to replace the Pfsense binaries to make this scenario work in France.

Replacing files on Pfsense is really a bad workaround and we would love the dhcpclient to support other options.

thanks

Eric

#8 Updated by Kev Willers 7 months ago

Is this still planned for 2.4.3 ?

#9 Updated by Luiz Souza 5 months ago

  • Status changed from New to Confirmed

Option 77 works on 2.4.3 snapshots, I'm checking what we can do about the VLAN priority.

#10 Updated by Jim Pingle 4 months ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.3 to 2.4.4

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