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 From:  Ryan <dreadlocks at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Fwd: [m0n0wall] Re: Need m0n0 config for captive portal
 Date:  Mon, 7 Nov 2005 23:24:53 -0600
What if I just recreate the image with rc.prunecaptiveportal removed?
or should I just hack the captiveportal_prune_old() function to do
nothing?

-Ryan

On 11/7/05, Carsten Holbach <Carsten dot Holbach at gmx dot de> wrote:
> I ended up adding all users that needed an internet connection by hand
> at request.
> Maybe you could change the PHP scripts of the user manager to have a
> dropdown-list with all users that fetches them from an external database
> (MySQL or somewhat) so that you can add users very fast without having
> to type everything in by hand. Maybe I will change the captive portal to
> not delete expired users but to flag them as expired, but I determine
> when that will be.
>
> Greetings
> Carsten Holbach
>
> Ryan wrote:
>
> >What did you end up doing? It looks like the only other option is to
> >export it to a RADIUS server, freeradius is sql based but I have
> >absolutely no idea how to set it up.
> >
> >Can you script the pushing of a new config to the m0n0wall?
> >
> >-Ryan
> >
> >
> >On 11/7/05, Carsten Holbach <Carsten dot Holbach at gmx dot de> wrote:
> >
> >
> >>Heya
> >>
> >>The problem with that idea is (I had the same for our lanparty environment):
> >>If you set the expiration date for a user to a date in the past, the
> >>captive portal will delete that user from the user database.
> >>So what you are trying to do won't work unless the user database's
> >>behaviour to handle expired accounts is changed.
> >>
> >>Greetings
> >>Carsten Holbach
> >>
>
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