Configurable timeout in rlm_exec

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Sep 24 11:35:27 CEST 2012

Philipp Hug wrote:
> Currently rlm_exec has a hardcoded timeout of 10s when waiting for
> termination of the executed command.
> We have a case where this is is not enough and I'd like to have it
> configurable.

  Hmm... I agree with Phil here.  A 10s timeout is very, very, bad.
Increasing is is worse.  I would suggest instead to talk about the problem.

  What problem are you trying to solve?  There may be an alternate solution.

  Alan DeKok.

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