FreeRadius different authorization and authentication methods
aland at ox.org
Tue Aug 30 18:52:38 CEST 2005
Jason Carr <jcarr at andrew.cmu.edu> wrote:
> I'm attempting to use a FreeRadius server for authentication of wireless
> using 802.1x. I would also like to use a SQL database for
> authorization. I've done some limited testing without success. It
> looks like the authorization method also is the authentication method,
No, they're completely independent.
> for example if I use sql for the authorization and eap for the
> authentication, the authentication request fails:
> modcall[authorize]: module "sql" returns ok for request 1
> modcall: group authorize returns ok for request 1
> auth: type Local
Don't set "Auth-Type := Local".
The server doesn't do this by default, so it must be something in
your site's configuration.
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