Getting Simultaneous-Use users to share bandwidth

Alan DeKok aland at
Tue May 5 19:22:19 CEST 2015

On May 5, 2015, at 4:10 AM, Joshua Ocero <joshuaocero at> wrote:
> I am using freeradius-server-2.1.0 and have an issue that I need help with. I have a Simultaneous-Use attribute set in radcheck table to 5 to allow for that number of users sharing one username. I have also set WISPr-Bandwidth-Max-Down and WISPr-Bandwidth-Max-Up to 2048000 to cap data usage to that much.
> However I note is that each simultaneous user is allowed the entire 2048000 bandwidth. How can I configure the server to have all simultaneous users with the same username limited to the same WISPr-Bandwidth-Max-Up/Down value (2048000 in my case)?

  The NAS enforces bandwidth limitations.  If the NAS documentation doesn't say it can do what you want, then it can't be done.

  A work-around is to give each user only part of the bandwidth.  For 5 users, divide the bandwidth by 5.

  Alan DeKok.

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