Running external programs
rihad at mail.ru
Thu Jul 7 12:09:22 CEST 2011
On 07/07/2011 12:28 PM, Alexander Clouter wrote:
> rihad<rihad at mail.ru> wrote:
>> Hi, all. We have some legacy software that ran under XTradius
>> (xtradius.sourceforge.net). The important thing was to execute an
>> external program for every auth& accounting request. Now I need to
>> recreate all that on another server, and I must use the same legacy
>> billing software. Unfortunately one can no longer build the old XTradius
>> on modern FreeBSDs, apparently it has some variable linkage problems.
>> Can that simple task be done in FreeRADIUS instead? Can it be configured
>> to call an external program (Auth-Type "External" in XTradius)?
I forgot to mention that the authentication program is meant to deny or
grant user access. Will rlm_exec do that?
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