We finally got our hands on some open-mesh routers, the MR500 is an excellent piece of hardware which has many good reviews. It is managed through cloudtrax dashboard for setting the router and viewing network status, you can see all your hotspots (nodes), the number of users connected and bandwidth statistics. Hats off to the guys at open-mesh for providing great hardware and very clever dashboard.
How to configure open-mesh with EasyHotspot nano
We assume you have configured your open-mesh router before, for more info on cloudtrax dashboard settings click here.
Login to your open-mesh dashboard at cloudtrax.com, enter the edit network page.
Select the network you want to configure, then choose the SSID #1 tab.
Change the Captive Portal to ‘Chillispot AAA‘, choose ‘manual‘ and enter the settings bellow.
RADIUS Server 1: radius1.easyhotspot-nano.com
RADIUS Server 2: radius2.easyhotspot-nano.com
RADIUS Secret: easyhotspotnanosecret
RADIUS NASID: (your hotspot identifier name on manage.easyhotspot-nano.com)
UAM Server: https://hotspot.easyhotspot-nano.com
UAM URL: /portal.php
UAM Secret: easyhotspotnanosecret
Allowed Domains: easyhotspot-nano.com,paypal.com,paypalobjects.com
(You can add other domains, don’t use a space after the comma)
Chillispot Compatible: (leave unchecked)
Now you can use EasyHotspot nano to manage users and vouchers on your Open-Mesh network!