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Create local guest user at local controller

We are using local user database to create account for guest.  We normally create account from the master controller for a guest user at any locations, any controllers.  My AOS version 6.1.2.3

 

Can I create a guest user at a local controller, so that the account only works at that local controller?  I tried to do that, but user create at local controller fail Captive portal authentication (it works if I create this user at the master):

 

#  show log user-debug all

Dec 8 13:27:16 :522042:  <NOTI> |authmgr|  User Authentication Failed: username=ess MAC=00:15:00:5c:0e:f4 IP=172.22.47.247 auth method=Web auth server=Internal

 

Regards,

 

Trinh Nguyen

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Re: Create local guest user at local controller

You can force all requests for the local database to point to the local controller, instead of the master by doing:

 

config t

aaa authentication-server internal use-local-switch

 

This is run on the local controller.


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Re: Create local guest user at local controller

Fast and reliable as usual

Thanks Colin!

 

~Trinh Nguyen~
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Re: Create local guest user at local controller

Is there a way to import the guest-db from the master to the local controllers?  I am looking at taking out a master controller for some time and will apply the local controller authentication, but then all the guest users will need to create new accounts.  Version 5.0.4.4

 

Thanks


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Re: Create local guest user at local controller

Just export the local-db from the master and then import to thd local controller.

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