wired authentication (kernel module)

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Wed Sep 22 23:00:34 PDT 2004

On Thu, Sep 23, 2004 at 07:39:23AM +0200, Gunter Burchardt wrote:

> To round up the discussion i will make a FAQ entry in PAE directory.
> There i will write down all me thoughts. I have searched about one week
> reading kernel, ip/ebtables, libpcap, ... dokumentation/source to find
> a allready existing solution. But all solutions i found didn't work in
> right way or have some huge disadvantages.

Have you looked into this from the view point of what would need to be
changed/added to existing solutions to make them work in the way needed
for PAE/accounting? Could that be less work than adding a new module?
Would it be enough to get ebtables/iptables match for dest MAC addr just
before passing the packet to driver?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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