Accounting Module does not recognize shared secret

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Apr 17 18:45:28 CEST 2006

"Alex M" <radiussupport at> wrote:
> I just found out that im getting error in accounting module. It say that
> shared secret is incorrect, but it was working fine for more then a week.

  Then something changed.

> Also im using DNS name in the NAS Name filed instead of ip address. Why am I
> getting this error?

  I'd guess because you have multiple NASes, and the DNS name changed.
So the NAS which now has the name is at a different IP address than
what the server has for that name.

  Don't use DNS names in the clients file.  Use IP's.

  Alan DeKok.

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