Version 2.0 is a lot closer to reality...

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Apr 12 08:10:10 CEST 2007

Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
> Coincidently started testing the 2.00 pre code in a proper environment 
> today instead of just using
> radclient. All seems to stand up pretty well, no random crashes or 
> weirdness... apart from of course the dreaded HUP
> which results in a segfault.

  That's good to hear.  The HUP issue will have to be addressed before
2.0 comes out, of course.

> What would be really useful, is to be able to force the server to reload 
> any of the 'file' based configuration files ... like users huntgroups files.
> ...and the sql based clients list, and the easiest way to do this would 
> be via snmp.

  The server already supports a reload signal via SNMP, which does the
same thing as HUP.

  Adding the ability to reload the various files may be possible.  We'll

> Other options would be a cron like function, than reloads selected 
> things periodically, or automatic change detection (which would be the 
> neatest).

  And probably the most work, too.

  Alan DeKok.
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