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This parameter specifies the DNS name of the RADIUS, Radsec, or TACACS+ client that receives the request. It supports both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. You can use an exact, alternation, or regular expression match. Here are examples of using different matches:
# Exact match

# Regular expression:
In Handler clauses, it can be useful to provide special handling of requests received by a local interface with a certain name:
<Handler RecvName=radsec.open.com.au>
This does a reverse name lookup on the address and depending on your environment this may take a number of seconds to resolve.