[cisco-bba] Cisco RADIUS VSA for domain suffix

Osama I. Dosary oid at saudi.net.sa
Wed Dec 22 02:03:41 EST 2004

So are there provisions in PPP for ACL and DNS servers?
Cisco VSAs exist for ACLs  (ip:inacl) and DNS (ip:dns-servers)
Is that the same thing?
If not, are there VSAs for domain suffix?


Dennis Peng wrote:

>No such things exists, because there is no provision in the PPP
>protocol to communicate domain name informatin. The only way to get
>this information is to use DHCP. Newer clients (WinXP, MacOSX) support
>DHCP INFORM, which allows the client to gather information (like
>domain name) without using DHCP itself to get an address. The IOS DHCP
>server supports DHCP INFORM.
>Osama I. Dosary [oid at saudi.net.sa] wrote:
>>Does anyone know a RADIUS attribute to specify the domain suffix on PPP 
>>clients, terminating on Cisco routers?
>>Were are trying to have connecting users get a specified domain from the 
>>RADIUS, without having to use DHCP on the router.
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>>cisco-bba at puck.nether.net

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