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Do the list of parameters in the dhcp-parameter-request-list need to be in hex?
Author: ISC Support Reference Number: AA-00334 Views: 13054 Created: 2011-05-16 20:48 Last Updated: 2017-02-16 12:35 0 Rating/ Voters

Yes; if you're using the concat() syntax, the additional option
numbers are represented in hex.

This is because of the way that dhcpd.conf is parsed. As an example

17,18 would get options 23 (default-ip-ttl) and 24

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