Issue with radmin command

John Dennis jdennis at
Thu Mar 11 14:50:06 CET 2010

On 03/11/2010 06:58 AM, Abhilash Shastry -X (abshastr - Infosys at 
Cisco) wrote:
> Hi Alan,
> But how do I enable that option?
> Any specific command?

If you can't understand what the following means:

     You do not have write permission.  See "mode = rw" in

Then you need to take a course in Unix fundamentals.
This list is not an appropriate place to gain this

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alan Buxey [mailto:A.L.M.Buxey at]
> Sent: Thursday, March 11, 2010 5:19 PM
> To: abshastr at; FreeRadius users mailing list
> Cc: aland at
> Subject: Re: Issue with radmin command
> Hi,
>> I am not able to use the "set" or "add" command when using radmin. Could
> you please provide me a pointer on the same.
>> This is the error which i am getting.
>> radmin>  add help
>> ERROR: You do not have write permission.  See "mode = rw" in
>> /usr/local/var/run/radiusd/radiusd.sock
> the error states the issue. the radiusd process must be able to read and
> write to that sock file
> alan
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