Using OpenWRT nas, identical shared secret, told "Shared secret is incorrect."

Matthew Newton mcn4 at
Wed Nov 11 13:39:20 CET 2015

On Wed, Nov 11, 2015 at 04:54:08AM -0500, Toyam Cox wrote:
> I'm using a OpenWRT based nas client, identical shared secret, be it
> "testsecret" "secret1" "supersecure" or whatever, I'm told "Shared
> secret is incorrect."

Most likely then is that the shared secret is incorrect. If it
looks correct, then the NAS is probably broken.

First steps I would try 

 - radclient/radtest from another machine.
 - defining the client directly in clients.conf to see if there
   is an issue with your dynamic clients config/db.


Matthew Newton, Ph.D. <mcn4 at>

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