Size Limitations on clients.conf

Alan DeKok aland at
Sun Apr 22 15:06:51 CEST 2007

Alexander Papenburg wrote:
> iam just wondering if there are any "size" limitations on the
> clients.conf file.

  How much memory do you have?  That's the limit.

> Background is:
> The current file consist of many /24 net-ranges and is currently 22k big ;)
> For the past days I recognised some strange activities but unfortunately 
> only saw the
> following in the log:
> .....
> Auth: Login incorrect (Home Server says so): [aaliyah] (from client 
> INET-X.X.X.X/16 port 2 cli A.B.C.D)
> .....
> Obviously A.B.C.D tries a Word-List-Attack on one device in the range 
> but  I can't figure out on which one
> without going into debugging mode. So I hacked a quick and dirty perl 
> script which generate a clients.conf
> with single ip's which is about 17M big  ^^

  Why not just run 'radnsiff'?

  Alan DeKok.
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