FreeRadius and MySQL boot problem

Dennis Skinner dskinner at
Tue Feb 28 00:24:43 CET 2006

Diniz Da Rocha wrote:
> The MySQL server is on another server with ip "myip" I initially thought
> it was a firewall block but even with no firewall I get this error. But
> once the server has started and I run "service radiusd restart" from a
> terminal the connect to the MySQL server works fine and has no problems.
> I even tried running the service from rc.local but it still fails did
> anyone have this problem??? is anyone running the MySQL server on
> another machine???? Is there a fix for this???

Our SQL server is on another machine and works fine on reboots.  It
looks like your networking service may not be completely up and
functional before radius starts.  Add a sleep for 10 or 20sec in
rc.local before FR starts and see what happens.

Dennis Skinner
Systems Administrator
BlueFrog Internet

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