Directing clients from specific SSID to use set passwords

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Jan 25 13:39:04 CET 2021

On Jan 25, 2021, at 4:07 AM, lingctam <lingctam at> wrote:
> I need to set up a guest SSID and auth requests from this SSID need to be directed to the freeradius USERS and PASSWD file for authentication.
> Under the running virtual server, I have added the following line:
> If (Called-Station-Id =~ /SSID/) {
>                Files
>                Passwd
> }
> I am getting the following errors in the debugging log:
> (19)       elsif (Called-Station-Id =~ /SSID/) {
> (19)       ERROR: Failed retrieving values required to evaluate condition
> Could you please point me towards what may cause this? Am I missing some attributes that need to be in the files/authorize file?

  Read the debug output.  There's no Called-Station-Id in the packet.

  You can't check the value of something which doesn't exist.

  Alan DeKok.

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