DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 options for Access Point Location Information

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This document introduces Control and Provisioning of Wireless Access Points Wireless Termination Point information transported using DHCP. In this procedure, DHCP snooping is deployed on the Wireless Termination Point node or Access Controller node. Then the Wireless Termination Point information can be inserted into the DHCP message in extension option. Because the DHCP messages is send out from the subscriber, so binding between Wireless Termination Point information and subscriber is set up after this procedure. Then Gateway obtains the Wireless Termination Point information through the subscriber access network.


Li Xue (xueli@huawei.com)
Behcet Sarikaya (sarikaya@ieee.org)

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