external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type
external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type

external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type

This printer setting defines the type of client identifier (DHCP option 61) that will be sent if DHCP is enabled on the external wired print server. A value of
"1"
means the type of "Ethernet" and the printer’s MAC address will be used. A value of
"0"
or
"2"
means the client identifier sent will be
"external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_prefix"
concatenated with
"external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_suffix"
.

Setvar

To instruct the printer to enable "synthetic" Client Identifier for the external wired print server:
! U1 setvar "external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type" "value"
Values
  • "0"
    uses an ASCII string
  • "1"
    uses MAC address of wired print server
  • "2"
    uses HEX value
Default
"1"

Getvar

To instruct the printer to respond with the client identifier type for the external wired print server:
! U1 getvar "external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type"
On SEH print server models PS102-Z or the PS105-Z, only the getvar command is supported.
Example
This
setvar
example shows the value set to
"1"
.
! U1 setvar "external_wired.ip.dhcp.cid_type" "1"
When the
setvar
value is set to
"1"
, the
getvar
result is
"1"
.