FW: Install - Freeradius can't connect to MySQL

Cliff Hayes chayes at afo.net
Thu Jun 8 15:15:42 CEST 2006

THAT WAS IT!  You were right!  Thanks!

I turned off selinux and the problem went away.

-----Original Message-----
From: freeradius-users-bounces+chayes=afo.net at lists.freeradius.org
[mailto:freeradius-users-bounces+chayes=afo.net at lists.freeradius.org]On
Behalf Of A.L.M.Buxey at lboro.ac.uk
Sent: Thursday, June 08, 2006 3:10 AM
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Subject: Re: FW: Install - Freeradius can't connect to MySQL

> Here's even more light:
> When I start freeradius by just typing radiusd on the command line, it
> connects to MySQL ok.  But if I start it like I'm supposed to:  service
> radiusd start, it doesn't.  I'm using Fedora 5 with the latest
> freeradius.i386, freeradius-unixODBC.i386, and  freeradius-mysql.i386.

sounds like SELINUX might be paying your processes a visit. I'd check the
system logs to see if selinux is getting in the way.

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