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I have a radius server set up on a server running Ubuntu 11.04. I have configured my switch to use the authentication server's IP ( for RADIUS / 802.1x authentication, and I created a connection to test connecting from my Mac OSX client.

Here is my radius configuration for the client:

client {
  secret = testing123

I can successfully authenticate using both (localhost) and (ip of eth1), so I know radius is getting those requests.

I set up a connection to test from my macbook, and my requests are timing out.


Is there a better way to test the radius connection from my macbook? Thanks!

UPDATE: I was able to successfully test on Mac OSX client using RadPerf. This is available as a cross-platform command line tool.

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I realise this question was closed a long time ago. But I don't suppose you still have a copy of radperf available? The networkradius.com website gives an error when you try to register for a download:/ –  smoothwall.cjf Oct 27 '13 at 19:30
This question was never closed, and nobody has yet provided an answer. –  Michael Hampton Oct 27 '13 at 22:39

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