IP Address as User name

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at freeradius.org
Fri Feb 7 13:03:49 CET 2014

On 6 Feb 2014, at 22:28, Darren Ward (darrward) <darrward at cisco.com> wrote:

> Hi Alan
> Actually in cases where we do authorisation based on IP address such as in ISG we do need the IP or MAC as the username but you are correct I said clients when I meant users file
> e.g. a WiFi user who gets an IP from DHCP then attempt to go through to the Internet - we have no auth details yet but have a need to control the session
> It also worked out that my problem was that the users file was in two places on my system and I was editing the wrong one! So easily fixed
> The entry in the users file would be:
> Cleartext-Password := "cisco"
> 	xxxxx attributes list;

Assuming you've set the key config item correctly it should work. Please provide debug output.

Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at freeradius.org>
FreeRADIUS Development Team

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