FreeRadius MAC address authorization (no authentication)

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Aug 11 07:46:00 CEST 2008

Ramot Lubis wrote:
> I guess, Windows XP client has been able to communicate (EAP problem
> has been fixed) according to the following log. However, the client
> has not been authenticated because of username and password problem,
> but its OK since my purpose is to authenticate based on client MAC
> address rather than username/password.
> My question is how can I configure FreeRadius to authenticate client
> based on MAC address? Is there in possibility to use "unlang", if so
> how can I use unlang to authenticate client MAC address.

  It's impossible.  EAP doesn't work like that.

  Alan DeKok.

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