Error -1635

Sayantan Bhowmick sbhowmick at
Tue Feb 7 07:32:54 CET 2006

Hi ,
    Which authentication protocol are you using? If you are using PAP
and want to authenticate against eDirectory there is no need to use
Universal Password. However if you plan to use authentication methods
like CHAP, EAP-MD5, PEAP-MSCHApv2 you will have to use Universal
The error code is documented here:


>>> On Tue, Feb 7, 2006 at 11:22 am, in message
<43E84392.9530.1F0AF5FF at localhost>,
kupper at wrote: 
> Hello,
> we have freeradius 1.0.4- 4 installed on a suse 10.0 64bit box. We
want to 
> authenticate with LDAP against Novell edirectory. On suse 10.0 32bit

> everything 
> worked fine. With the 64bit version we get the following error:
> reading 
> Universal Password. Errorcode = - 1635". Universal Password is
already set for 
> our 
> users.
> What can be wrong?
> Best regards
>   Hubert
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