error starting freeradius

Enrique Llanos V. ellanosv at
Fri Feb 2 01:10:31 CET 2007

Well, im new to freeradius and i got the task of migrating it from
red-hat to freeBSD, so nothing is trivial for me, i'd appreciate i bit
more info for repairing (or at least give it a try) things myself.

Thanks in advance.


On 2/1/07, A.L.M.Buxey at <A.L.M.Buxey at> wrote:
> Hi,
> > I have just migrated a freeradius from a Red Hat Linux release 7.3 to
> > a FreeBSD 6.1 and when executing: '#/usr/local/etc/rc.d/radiusd start'
> ah. that first sentence is what concerns me.  FreeBSD handles its
> passwords etc different to RedHat. a quick google brings up several
> instant results - and although older FR systems used unix module (but asked
> you to comment out the passwd and shadow entries on freebsd!) newer
> FR uses rlm_passwd for most of thos feature.
> you can also declutter the debug output by deleting the naslist and
> clients file (you shouldnt use them...check you havent put anything
> in them!) - but thats trivial....
> alan
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Enrique Llanos V.
HTU Networks Peru

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