hostapd and freeradius with eap authentication

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Apr 26 00:44:21 PDT 2009

On Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 11:25:08PM +0200, Per Hermansson wrote:

> I'm having some troubles configuring hostapd (0.6.9) to do EAP 
> authentication instead of mac authentication with freeradius (2.1.0).
> My symptom of the problem is that in the output from freeradius I can 
> see that it only receives the User-Name and password as the MAC address 
> of my wireless card instead of the EAP identity.

That is the MAC address authentication part that would happen before EAP

> macaddr_acl=2

If you want to use only EAP authentication, you will need to remove that
line that enables MAC address authentication.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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