key generation issue with 3.x

John Dennis jdennis at
Tue Jun 7 18:55:42 CEST 2011

On 06/07/2011 12:36 PM, Alan DeKok wrote:
> Alan Buxey wrote:
>> with FR 3.0rc1 (well, current GIT) there is an error for anyone starting
>> from scratch with bare config and 'radiusd -X' - the system kills the child because
>> its taking too long to generate the DH/cert etc
>    Hmm... the "make install" process should probably make the fake
> certificates.  The RPM scripts will then need to be modified to not
> package those files.

FWIW in our RPM's we generate the certs during the RPM install phase 
rather than "upon first use" method used by radiusd -X, thus there is no 
timing issue.

John Dennis <jdennis at>

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