FreeRadius and Hostapd

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Fri Apr 4 21:32:52 PST 2003

On Wed, Mar 19, 2003 at 09:12:36PM -0500, Gilad Suberri wrote:

> I have installed my wireless card, hostap driver, and freeradius server
> on the same machine and am using XSupplicant as the client. For the
> command line arguments when running hostapd, what should I use for the IP
> address of the server and the AP (since they are on the same machine).

I have usually used localhost address (, but you can use any
other local address, too. You just need to make sure that the radius
server is accepting connection from (and to) that address.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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