LDAP-FreeRadius-Cisco Switch-802.1x Fails.

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Thu Apr 19 14:08:00 CEST 2012

Wassim Zaarour wrote:
> If I try to connect using ldap credentials the authentication fails,
> though the same credentials work if I use them with radtest on the localhost

  Read the debug output to see WHY the user is being rejected.  This is
documented in the FAQ, README, web pages, "man" page, wiki, and daily on
this list.

> If I try to connect using a username defined as clear text in the users
> file, the authentication succeeds.
> As I understood that ldap will only accept clear text passwords, I am
> wondering why the radtest succeeds while connecting from the Mac OS
> fails, is the Mac OS not sending the password in clear text?

  Read the debug output.

  Alan DeKok.

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