Vendor-Specific attribute with rlm_rest

Bjørn Mork bjorn at
Fri May 8 10:13:52 CEST 2020

Alan DeKok <aland at> writes:

> On May 7, 2020, at 4:42 PM, Michael A Carpenter - macarpen at <macarpen at> wrote:
>> The former, vendor is SuperMicro
>> ..
>> I arrived at those values based on and
>   Arg.  I hate this kind of nonsense.  It's not like the specs have been *perfectly clear* since 1996 or so.  :(

One might consider nonsense docs a feature when it comes to IPMI :)

The faq should probably link to this video instead:

It goes into far more details on IPMI user-authentication than the
SuperMicro manual, so it is almost on-topic here.  And it will probably
make you reconsider whether RADIUS authentication is worth it at all in
this case.

There is also a nice transcript at But
I recommend spending the time to view Matthew's presentation.  With some
popcorn.  He is really entertaining, as usual.


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