[isf-wifidog] Re: Ticket about auto new node creation

Benoit Grégoire bock at step.polymtl.ca
Dim 10 Déc 23:40:47 EST 2006

On Sunday 10 December 2006 18:35, Damien Raude-Morvan wrote:
> On Monday 11 December 2006 00:09, michel memeteau wrote:
> > On 12/10/06, michel memeteau <michel.memeteau at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Couldn't this be closed ?
> > >
> > > http://dev.wifidog.org/ticket/9
> Hi Michel,
> As already said in the ticket our patch (Prospere and I) is a temporary
> solution :
> - it can became too easily an DDoS "feature"
> - the gateway configuration has to modified for this to work
> - the user must create a Wifidog account before the node can be associated
> to his account
> I can commit our code in Wifidog SVN but it's not the final implementation
> of this feature (explained in description of the bug report)

To add to what Damien said, it cannot be commited as is.  There have been 
fairly extensive discussions on IRC on how this is to be implemented (forgot 
to save the log unfortuantely), and everyone seemed in agreement.

There is no need to modify the gateway or gateway config at all to get this 
feature, but the patch needs a little more work.  Don't worry, it will get in 
Benoit Grégoire
Technologies Coeus inc.

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