Radius and port 77
aland at deployingradius.com
Wed Nov 23 14:49:24 UTC 2022
On Nov 23, 2022, at 9:40 AM, Pascal Legrand <pascal.legrand at univ-orleans.fr> wrote:
> i'm using radius authentication (freeradius) on alcatel switchs and i can see in freeradius logs this kind of message :
> Login OK: [XXXXXXXXXXXX/XXXXXXXXXXXX] (from client Switch port 77 cli XXXXXXXXXXXX)
> Does someone could explain me what means "port 77"
It's something sent by your switch to describe which port the user is using.
Historically, these were things like ports on a 24-port switch. So port 1..24. Now, who knows what it means.
So, see the switch documentation to see what it means by port 77 vs port 78.
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