EAP-TLS patch for pppd
- A detailed tutorial
(in Italian) on how to set up a ppp connection with EAP-TLS between a
Linux box and a Windows one using a null-modem cable is still available
on the original EAP-TLS site.
- The README.eap-tls file included in sources.
First download ppp sources from the
and then grab the EAP-TLS patch from the download page.
Unpack the tarball and then apply the patch.
$ tar -xzf ppp-2.4.5.tar.gz
$ cd ppp-2.4.5
$ patch -p1 < ../ppp-2.4.5-eaptls-mppe-0.99.patch
patching file README.eap-tls
patching file etc.ppp/eaptls-client
patching file etc.ppp/eaptls-server
patching file linux/Makefile.top
patching file pppd/Makefile.linux
patching file pppd/auth.c
patching file pppd/ccp.c
patching file pppd/chap-md5.c
patching file pppd/eap-tls.c
patching file pppd/eap-tls.h
patching file pppd/eap.c
patching file pppd/eap.h
patching file pppd/main.c
patching file pppd/md5.c
patching file pppd/md5.h
patching file pppd/options.c
patching file pppd/pathnames.h
patching file pppd/pppd.h
Before continuing, read the README.eap-tls file for detailed
information about building and configuring.
Then compile the program and install it.
$ make install
$ make install-etcppp
Finally, modify EAP-TLS configuration files (/etc/ppp/eaptls-server and
/etc/ppp/eaptls-client) to suit your needs.
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