MAC Auth (new problem)

tnt at tnt at
Mon Dec 15 22:02:58 CET 2008

>I am not wanting to do MAC filtering from the ap.. That is why it is not in
>the username FIELD....


rad_recv: Access-Request packet from host port 6001, id=3,

       User-Name = "00:19:79:0F:98:3D"
       User-Password = "cnett1298"
       NAS-IP-Address =
       NAS-Port = 0

So what is in the username field then? You might not want to - but your
NAS does. You are doing MAC authentication (or filtering if you like
that term better). When you do that, mac address is sent as username.
Perhaps you should read your NAS manual and learn how to use the

Ivan Kalik
Kalik Informatika ISP

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