hostapd reauthentication by RADIUS server request?

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Feb 12 06:26:45 PST 2012

On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 06:24:09PM +0400, newuse at wrote:
> Hi all, is it possible to initiate rauthentification for a given station (by MAC) from RADIUS server? Maybe some special reply to acct interim message?

I'm not aware of such mechanism. What would you like to achieve with

> Reauth_period partly helps, but there is small disconnection period, is it possible to avoid disconnection?

I don't this there is supposed to be a disconnection here.. Normal way
of forcing periodic re-authentication would be to make the RADIUS server
return Session-Timeout and Termination-Action = RADIUS-Request in the

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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