EAP-MD5 usage

Alan DeKok aland at ox.org
Tue Aug 23 17:55:32 CEST 2005

"Bilal Shahid" <bilal_shahid5 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I am using FreeRADIUS as the Authentication Server with Open1X Supplicant. 
> When I set Supplicant Identity different from EAP-MD5 username, the RADIUS 
> Server sends my Supplicant an Access-Reject.

  Yes.  See the configuration for the "eap" module.

> 1- Where do we set the "Supplicant Identity" in the FreeRADIUS Server? Do we 
> set it in the "users file? If yes, then where do we set the EAP-MD5 user 
> information?

  You don't set it in FreeRADIUS.

> 2- Is it necesasry that the EAP-MD5 "username" must match the Supplicant 
> identity that open1x Supplicant returns to the Ethernet switch in response 
> to an EAP-Request/Identity packet?

  In general, yes.

  Alan DeKok.

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