Meeting:2008/08/21

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Meeting (to be) held on 2008/08/21 at 19:00 in Faculty Board Room

Previous meeting: 31 July 2008 19:00:00 Next meeting: 28 August 2008 19:00:00


Minutes

SOWN Projects Group (SOWN-PG)

Progress on:

  • 802.1x
    • Windows XP works fine with OpenSEA
    • Native support under Windows XP is troublesome
    • Windows Vista works with ECS but not ISS/Eduroam
    • Mac OS works fine
    • Linux works with XSupplicant
    • Attempting to configure LDAP as an authentication backend for
      • Don't want to be using plaintext passwords
      • Should be able to do all EAP types and all handshake methods
  • Mobile IPv6
    • Have not yet found a working client or server.
    • Home Agent is receiving Binding Updates but is not routing based on this data.
    • Could be a firewall issue.
  • Documentation
    • More documentation required, both for users and of a technical nature.
    • Developers namespace has been set up on the wiki for semi-sensitive information - only available to people with wiki accounts.

Other Issues

  • WiMAX
    • Awaiting the sourcing of equipment. David Tarrant to investigate.
  • Todo List
    • Some firewall ports need opening (OpenVPN 1194)
  • Website/DNS
    • Tim has renewed the domain registration but there may be a delay in the propagation of this.
  • Community Account Requests
    • There has also been a node request
  • Pub Chain
    • No, SOWN don't intend to start running their own pubs, but they do need to find a way to allow the pubs where we have deployed nodes to give out username/passwords!
  • AOB
    • Surgery
    • Future of SOWN over next 12 months
      • Invest in amplifier kit?
Facts about "2008/08/21"
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