Proxy.conf realms

Matthew Ceroni matthewceroni at
Fri Mar 15 23:47:55 CET 2013

Well I found something that appears to work. I used the hints file. And it
correctly stripped off the host/ and domain.local.

However now I get the error

[eap] Identity does not match User-Name, setting from EAP Identity
[eap] Failed in handler

On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 3:29 PM, Matthew Ceroni <matthewceroni at>wrote:

> When doing 802.1x authentication from a Windows computer it initially
> sends the request with the computer credentials. The username comes across
> as host/E4310-D7SZZN1.domain.local. I then query LDAP in authorize and do
> authentication against AD.
> In order to do both steps the username needs to be stripped to just
> E4310-D7SZZN1. I was able to accomplish this by placing the following in
> the authorize section
>         if ("%{request:User-Name}" =~ /^host\/(.*).domain.local$/) {
>                 update request {
>                         Stripped-User-Name = "%{1}$"
>                 }
>         }
> This worked just for the authentication section as it appears this happens
> after the LDAP module is called in authorize.
> How can I get this to happen earlier in the process? Right now I am
> looking at the proxy.conf file and setting a realm? Would this be the area
> to have this done?
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