Authentication Responses during error conditions

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Jul 29 19:13:31 CEST 2005

Doug Hardie <bc979 at> wrote:
> I am trying to get the Ascend NASs to switch to the secondary radius  
> server when the primary has a failure condition.  I know that no  
> response will cause that, but haven't been able to find any way to  
> make the switch occur with the primary is not working properly.  Is  
> there a particular value to send back that would cause the switch?

  doc/configurable_failover.  Use "rlm_always", and have it return
"handled" in the "authorize" section.  It may work.

  Then again, I think the server core always answers requests.  Fixing
that would require code changes.

  Alan DeKok.

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