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 +====== DHCP Scope Options ====== ​
 +----
  
 +**proVconnect** Agent can use DHCP to obtain some operating parameters automatically. This is enabled/​disabled by toggling the checkbox on the //Agent Configuration//​ page as show below. The default state is **Enabled**.
 +
 +There are three different data sets that can be provisioned by the DHCP server:
 +
 +^  ^  ^ 
 +|**Description**|**Option Number**|
 +|FTP Server Settings for Agent Update|Scope Option 170|
 +|Agent Tags|Scope Option 171|
 +|proVconnect Server Address|Scope Option 172|
 +
 +Configure DHCP Scope using the instructions below (based on DHCP server type):
 +
 +===== DHCP Options Settings for Windows =====
 +----
 +
 +==== DHCP Settings - Add Options ====
 +----
 +
 +The setting for the DHCP scope options follows well-defined logic. The following example illustrates the configuration of DHCP on Windows Server 2003.
 +
 +Right-click on the server node, and then click **Set Predefined Options...**. ​
 +
 +{{dhcp:​1.png}}
 +
 +Click **Add...** and then fill in the fields as shown below: ​
 +
 +{{dhcp:​2.png}}
 +
 +Click **OK**.
 +
 +Repeat these steps to configure the WP Tag and the Manager Address.
 +
 +{{dhcp:​3.png}}
 +
 +{{dhcp:​9.png}}
 +
 +==== DHCP Option 170 - WP FTP Update ====
 +----
 +
 +Select the 170 option in the drop-down list and fill in the fields as shown below:
 +
 +{{dhcp:​4.png}}
 +
 +^  ^  ^ 
 +|**Parameters**|**Description**|
 +|@WP:| Start of tag |
 +|IpServer| IP address of the FTP server |
 +|;| Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Port| Port number of the FTP server|
 +|;| Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Login| Login used for connection to the FTP server|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Password|Password used for connection to the FTP server|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Path|Full path to the file InfoVersion.xml|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator |
 +|AutoUpdate|Boolean indicating whether or not automatic update by FTP is active. Possible values are **true** OR **false**|
 +|:@WP|End of tag|
 +
 +==== DHCP Option 171 - WP Tags ====
 +----
 +
 +Select the 171 option in the drop-down list and fill in the fields as shown below:
 +
 +{{dhcp:​5.png}}
 +
 +^  ^  ^ 
 +|**Parameters**|**Description**|
 +|#WP:|Start of tag|
 +|Tag1|Tag1 entry|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Tag2|Tag2 entry|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Tag3|Tag3 entry|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Tag4|Tag4 entry|
 +|;​|Mandatory parameter separator|
 +|Tag5|Tag5 entry|
 +|:#WP|End of tag|
 +
 +==== DHCP Option 172 - Manager Address ====
 +----
 +
 +Select the 172 option in the drop-down list and fill in the fields as shown below:
 +
 +{{dhcp:​10.png}}
 +
 +^  ^  ^ 
 +|**Parameters**|**Description**|
 +|$WP:|Start of Manager Address|
 +|http://​management_server_IP_address:​port|Address of the Manager|
 +|:$WP|End of Manager Address|
 +
 +
 +==== Enable Scope Options ====
 +----
 +Click on the node corresponding to the scope covered by the tag, right-click,​ and select **Configure options...**. ​
 +
 +{{dhcp:​6.png}}
 +
 +Select 170, 171 and 172, and then validate.
 +
 +{{dhcp:​11.png}}
 +
 +When configuration is complete, the three new options appear.
 +
 +{{dhcp:​12.png}}
 +
 +
 +===== DHCP Options Settings for Linux =====
 +----
 +
 +Edit dhcp file settings: /​etc/​dhcp/​dhcpd.conf and add following lines for WanPulse DHCP Scopes Options:
 +
 +In main section:
 +
 +  option WP_FTP_Update code 170 = string;
 +  option WP_Tag code 171 = string;
 +
 +
 +In “subnet” section:
 +
 +  option WP_FTP_Update "​@WP:​IPServer;​Port;​Login;​Password;​Path;​AutoUpdate(True|False):​@WP";​
 +  option WP_Tag "#​WP:​Tag1;​Tag2;​Tag3;​Tag4;​Tag5:#​WP";​
 +
 +
 +Example:
 +
 +  option subnet-mask 255.255.255.0;​
 +  option broadcast-address 192.168.1.255;​
 +  option routers 192.168.1.254;​
 +  option domain-name-servers 192.168.1.1,​ 192.168.1.2;​
 +  option domain-name "​wanpulse.com";​
 +  option ntp-servers 192.168.1.254;​
 +  option WP_FTP_Update code 170 = string;
 +  option WP_Tag code 171 = string;
 +
 +  subnet 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 {
 +  option WP_FTP_Update "​@WP:​192.168.1.79;​21;​anonymous;​test;/​ftpupdate;​true:​@WP";​
 +  option WP_Tag "#​WP:​world;​emea;​france;​paris;​dev:#​WP";​
 +  range 192.168.1.10 192.168.1.100;​
 +  range 192.168.1.150 192.168.1.200;​
 +  }
advanced/testdhcp_scope_options.txt · Last modified: 2017/12/21 14:05 (external edit)