Freeradius 2 and sqlippools

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Dec 5 16:39:41 CET 2011

baddah wrote:
> I've set up freeradius 2, and want to get it working with sqlippools.
> Everything works fine, but i cannot get the sql ippool to overwrite a
> Framed-IP-Address (if a Framed-IP-Address attribute exists for a username).

  It doesn't over-write addresses.

> Previously i used freeradius 1.1.3 and i had my ippools in the radiusd.conf
> file. When declaring the pools, it had a option overwrite=yes which override
> a Framed-IP-Address if already set. The effect was that it would take
> preference of the pool over the Framed-IP-Address, which is exactly what i
> want to achieve now using freeradius 2 and sql ip pools.
> I cannot see to find how/where i can set this option.

  It doesn't exist.

> Anyone have a suggestion for me?

  Run sql IP pools first, THEN assign other addresses.

  It's bad practice to give a user permission, and then take them away
in order to assign different permissions.

  Alan DeKok.

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