show dhcp-client state

show dhcp-client {ipv4 | ipv6} state {vlan}


Displays the current DHCP/BOOTP client state for each vlan.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.


If the IPv4 or IPv6 keyword is not specified, IPv4 is the default.

Usage Guidelines



The following command displays the DHCP/BOOTP status for all VLANs:

show dhcp-client state

Depending on your configurations, output from this command is similar to the following:

# sh dhcp-client ipv6 state v3
Client VLAN                     : v3
Client Type                     : Stateful
Identity Association Type       : IA-NA
                    IA-NA       : Identity Association for Non-Temporary 
Identity Association Identifier : 96:7e:1f:5a
Client IP Address               : 2001::550b:ebf8:d0b8:9a8
Client Identifier Type          : Link-Layer Address Plus Time
Client Identifier               : 00:01:00:01:1a:85:0a:bd:00:04:96:7e:1a:5a:00:00
Server Identifier               : 00:01:00:01:13:e0:f4:93:00:11:43:c0:06:50
State                           : Bound

Identity Association Types:    
    IA-NA - Identity Association for Non-Temporary Addresses,
    IA-TA- Identity Association for Temporary Addresses.


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

This command was modified in ExtremeXOS 15.6 to include the ipv4 and ipv6 keywords.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching 5320, 5420, 5520, and 5720 series switches.