Question about hostapd (authenticator) support for wired
gbur at informatik.uni-rostock.de
Mon Jan 24 15:09:51 EST 2005
> Thank you Gunter! I will definitely look into your code.
> Can you elaborate a little bit on what you mean by blocking
> unauthorized stations? I guess I am trying to understand
> (without having to go through the code) why a wired client
> is different from a wireless client.
The task of a PAE (port authentication entity) is to pass through
packets from authorized station and block packets from not
> Another question, what types of wired clients have you tested
> your extensions against with. Have you use Xsupplicant for testing
> wired-based clients?
I tested it successfully with xsupplicant and windowsXPs own supplicant.
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