How to get notification of new 802.1x authentications?
j at w1.fi
Tue Mar 15 07:39:56 EDT 2011
On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 01:11:41PM +0000, Ed W wrote:
> What are my options to get notifications of new authenticated clients
> via 802.1x please? It seems like I might be able to use the control
> socket, and watching hostapd_cli I see a basic notification of a MAC
"AP-STA-CONNECTED <MAC address>" event on the control interface is
likely the best option at this point.
> Is it possible to get DBUS notifications from hostapd on new client
> connect and auth? Google finds me some patch activity around dbus, and
> the source shows me some wpa_supplicant dbus functions, but it's not
> obvious that there is hostapd/dbus notifications?
hostapd does not yet support D-Bus. The D-Bus code in wpa_supplicant
would (soon) allow this to be done in AP mode.
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