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Cisco Bug: CSCur42260 - DHCP relay to be done using VIP address instead of SVI address

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Feb 16, 2018

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  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

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When using DHCP relay, relay agent uses SVI address for all its communication and passes it as giaddr to server. Server selects the address pool using that addresses. In environment where SVI addresses are not routable, customer want to use VIP address instead of SVI address for DHCP relay purposes. Also server should select address pool for client using VIP address.

VIP is configured and SVI addresses are not routable. Customer want to use VIP address for DHCP relay.
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