Test failure after I installed successfully freeradius
aland at deployingradius.com
Wed Feb 1 14:30:51 CET 2012
> I installed FreeRADIUS 2.1.10 on CentOS 6.2 via yum. The problem is that
> when I try to make a test, I get the following message:
> # radtest "John Doe" hello 127.0.0.1 0 radiussecret
> radclient:: Failed to find IP address for artaxerxe
> radclient: Nothing to send.
> artaxerxe is my hostname.
No, it's not. You don't have DNS set up.
> So, can anybody explain me why it doesn't work?
Edit radtest to use something else for the NAS name.
> the /etc/raddb/users file:
> "John Doe" Auth-Type := Local, User-Password == "hello"
That's wrong. Very, very wrong.
Delete the "Auth-Type := Local". It's useless.
Change "User-Password ==" to "Cleartext-Password :=". This is in the FAQ.
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