hostapd and bandwidth limiting via Radius Attributes

Jouni Malinen j
Wed Mar 30 01:57:29 PDT 2011

On Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 06:36:06PM -0700, Ming-Ching Tiew wrote:
> OK hostapd can request authentication from a radius server, is it possible to do bandwidth limiting based on returned radius attributes such as 'WISPr-Bandwidth-Max-Down' and 'WISPr-Bandwidth-Max-Up'?

These attributes are not currently used in any way. Though, it should be
relatively simple to extract the values and provide them to a script or
control interface monitor to allow the needed network configuration to
be done outside hostapd.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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