Radiusd-radrelayd config file naming

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Mon Oct 2 16:57:19 CEST 2006

Peter Nixon <listuser at peternixon.net> wrote:
> My next suggestion for 2.0 was actually going to be that we rename
> "radiusd.conf" to "freeradius.conf" (or freeradiusd.conf) and
> "etc/raddb" to "etc/freeradius" as default. Does this suit you? (A
> simple rename of radiusd.conf on upgrade is not particularly
> difficult, given that many options on the config file have also
> changed)

  Yeah, I'll be typing '/etc/raddb' for the next 2 years, but the
change makes sense.

> Our default prefix should probably change from /usr/local to /opt/freeradius/
> also in keeping with LSB. (Although I understand that this may be a slightly
> controversal change)

  LSB?  How does that affect my Solaris machines? :)

  The default prefix can easily be changed by any package manager, so
I'm OK with leaving it as /usr/local/ which shouldn't affect any packages.

  Alan DeKok.
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