rlm_ldap: Attribute "User-Password" is required for authentication

Kris Benson kbenson at sd57.bc.ca
Tue Aug 9 17:18:49 CEST 2005

FreeRadius users mailing list <freeradius-users at lists.freeradius.org> on
August 9, 2005 at 02:53 -0800 wrote:
>Hi Vladimir,
>Tks for your help, I've managed to setup the ldap with freeradius. One
>question is that is it possible to have freeradius authenticate thru ldap 
>and also the users file. The reason is because I need to create a guest 
>account for guests to login our wireless network. But the guest may not 
>allow me to install SecureW2 on their notebook, so I am hoping I can
>setup a 
>common password for guest inside users file. Or is there an easier way to 
>accomplish this? Appreciate if you can help me again. Thank you.

You've hit the nail on the head.

Your users file will just need an entry for the guest user... they may
need to install SecureW2 anyways, if you're using TTLS as the EAP
method... though PEAP should work as long as the password you put in the
users file is plaintext.

Kris Benson, CCP, I.S.P.
Technical Analyst, District Projects
School District #57 (Prince George)

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