Checking for existence of User-Password

tnt at tnt at
Sun Apr 22 17:12:46 CEST 2007

Might be worth trying: =~ "."
Maybe regexp operator will sift those that don't exist.

Ivan Kalik
Kalik Informatika ISP

Dana 22/4/2007, "Arran Cudbard-Bell" <A.Cudbard-Bell at> piše:

>Alan DeKok wrote:
>> Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
>>> Just wondering if theres any way of checking the existence of
>>> User-Password in users...
>>> =* ANY always matches even if User-Password attribute isn't in the
>>> request.. which is not the correct behaviour.
>>   That was done historically because the server didn't have
>> Cleartext-Password.  Now that it does, I think that should be fixed in
>> 1.1.7.
>>   Alan DeKok.
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>And cvs head ? :)
>Could the check_val module be used in the mean time ?
>I was just looking to implement your trick with the authz sections,
>unfortunately I also need to support ClearText passwords
>for administrative logins to the switches... so I needed to check the
>existence of a User-Password attribute and send the request through the
>right authz section.
>Oh btw, any news on the radclient bug ?
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