- Date: Wed, 8 Mar 2017 00:25:06 -0500
- From: Celejar <celejar@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: https://wiki.debian.org/WiFi/HowToUse#wpa_supplicant
On Tue, 07 Mar 2017 20:39:22 -0800
> In the page cited in the Subject line, this example of output
> from the wpa_passphrase command is given.
> Appears this is for an authentication where a password is necessary
> but there is no user ID or client ID. Typically an access point can
> be accessed by multiple users and in some cases each user has an
> identity. No mention of that here. Can soneone please explain or
> give a link to a good explanation.
WPA has two modes: "Personal" - PSK, and "Enterprise" - Radius. In the
former, probably used in the vast majority of home / personal use
cases, everyone shares one passphrase. In the latter, users do indeed
have different identities: