LDAP and/or Active Directory

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Fri Mar 21 18:46:45 CET 2014

David Peterson wrote:
> I have a WiMax customer who would like to authorize against an Active
> directory server.  I noticed in the inner-tunnel config it says that the
> Auth-Type LDAP means that EAP won't work.

  Yes.  LDAP is a database, not an authentication server.  FreeRADIUS is
an authentication server.

>  Am I misunderstanding how to
> properly set up LDAP?  Or would the active directory set up be better for an
> authorization requiring EAP-TTLS.

  Active Directory isn't really an LDAP server.  At least, not where it



  Alan DeKok.

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