Fedora 15/16 (Xfce) auto login

I’ve got a couple of MythTV frontend machines where its very useful to be able to switch it on and have it login without prompting for a password then auto launch MythTV. In Fedora 15 / 16 and 17 this…

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EAP, EAPOL and EAP types

Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) – is a transport mechanism used in 802.1x to authenticate supplicants (hosts/pcs) against a backend server (Radius) via an authenticator (Switch). The first byte of the EAP header contains the code field, this identifies the EAP packet type….

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