Add APs based on MAC address instead of IP

Raj Meka rsmeka at
Wed Jul 13 17:27:35 CEST 2016

Thanks Alan,
When you say wildcard IPs, are you talking about the network range ?
Yes, anything with IP works.

Also I tried client/user authentication based on  MAC address. It works


On Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 8:18 AM, Alan DeKok <aland at>

> On Jul 13, 2016, at 11:16 AM, Raj Meka <rsmeka at> wrote:
> > I have installed freeradius recently on cloud. If I configure the IP in
> > clients.conf file it is working fine.
> > But I want add MAC address instead of IP, So I don't need to worry about
> > the IP address of AP.
>   That's not possible.  IPv4 routing ensures that you will never see the
> MAC address of the AP.
>   Read clients.conf to see how to add wildcard IP addresses.
>   Alan DeKok.
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