Informations about Auth-Type section

Alan DeKok aland at
Tue Jun 9 14:08:08 CEST 2015

On Jun 9, 2015, at 5:30 AM, Geaaru <geaaru at> wrote:
> 1. Currently, I'm using Auth-Type section for handle CHAP/PAP
> authentication. If Auth-Type section will be remove how I said to
> freeradius server to check for PAP or CHAP password ?

  We're not stupid.  We won't remove the ability to do PAP or CHAP.

> 2. Currently on 3.0 tree Auth-Type is not usable inside pre-proxy or
> authorize section. Is there a way to handle authentication in proxy
> process (or in authorize or in pre-proxy section)?

  No.  Because that doesn't make any sense.

> 3. If I undenstand correctly with 3.1 check if username/password are
> correct will be handled always in process section also for proxy flow.
> Is it correct?


  Alan DeKok.

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