Configuration to kick off device after certain time

Jouni Malinen j
Thu Jul 31 07:08:00 PDT 2014

On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 09:21:49PM +0200, Elrippo wrote:
> hoping for your help, i want to address a question for a configuration option.
> I have hostapd running on an Ubuntu 12.04 server with Ethernet and wlan networks managed with dnsmasq.
> I have a wlan network with 3 subnets, where one subnet is used for testing.
> I would prefer an option where I can define that users, devices are kicked off after 15min for an hour.
> Is this, or some kind of, option implemented in hostapd?

What do you mean with a device being kicked off? The station
disassociated and then allowed to associate back to the network
immediately? If so, hostapd can do that when used with a RADIUS server
that provides Session-Timeout information during authentication.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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