Slow Aceess-Reject if pasword id INVALID

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Nov 30 22:13:14 CET 2006

Alex M wrote:
> Hi,
> For some reason I’m getting slow response of access-reject when user
> uses wrong passwords. I’m using MySQL and first I thought that the delay
> is due to db, but if user password is ok im getting access-accept in
> 1.9ms. Where if user pass is incorrect im getting access-rject only
> after 1 minute.  And if I run radius in debug mode im getting system
> message that password is invalid like in 2ms and only after 4000ms in
> getting the access-reject on the screen

  see 'reject_delay' in radiusd.conf.  Set it to 0.

  Alan DeKok.
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