PAM Radius Authentication

daniel daniel at
Tue Apr 17 12:36:50 CEST 2007

Has anyone had any luck compiling pam_radius_auth on ubuntu?

On Mon, 16 Apr 2007 15:13:49 +0200, Alan DeKok <aland at> wrote:
> daniel wrote:
>> I am trying to set up unix authentication using radius.
>> Does the pam module support the maximum session times.
>   No, because PAM has no provisions for enforcing maximum session times.

This is ok, I can write a script that runs every minute that just logs the user off based on the results of an sql query of the radius database.
Does the pam module support accounting packets (ie. send accounting packet to radius when user logs on?)

>   The setrlimit function call can enforce CPU time restrictions, but
> that is *not* clock time.
>   Alan DeKok.
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