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 From:  Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  giuseppe at marullo dot it
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 802.1x, m0n0wall and Radius authentication (without a Radius server)
 Date:  Tue, 08 Nov 2005 00:15:12 -1000
Giuseppe Marullo wrote:

>Hi all,
>after having fixed all my problems with openvpn (thanks again Peter), most
>of my pptp problems, and still having skipped almost all ipsec stuff, here
>comes another mistery to me:
>
>I would like to put my AP into the DMZ, to allow internet access from the
>wireless, but I would like to implement 802.1X
>My AP does dot 1 X "but" requires a Radius server, I was wondering if
>m0n0wall could provide this service much the same way it allows a local user
>db.
>  
>
m0n0wall currently can't, but pfSense may be able to by loading one or 
more packages.
I don't know of any work to currently do this, but it should be ... 
straight-forward.

>I don't like the idea to keep a pc running freeradius when I struggle to
>have a solid state firewall...
>
>Weird?
>  
>
quite, especially since your AP should be able to configure a backup 
RADIUS server.