How to remove accounting files in the Windows port of FreeRadius?

Foo JH jhfoo-ml at
Tue Feb 27 11:14:50 CET 2007

Hello Alan,

Thanks for replying. I have basically stopped the process (actually it's 
a service), but no go. It's only when I @$T%@# uninstalled the app 
that's when I managed to delete the files. Strange isn't it?

Unless I'm missing something...

Alan DeKok wrote:
> Foo JH wrote:
>> Then I realise the files just cannot be deleted...
>   Welcome to Windows.
>> Does anyone have this problem? I suspect it's to do with the 0666 
>> permissions, which I have reset everything to 0777. But that does not 
>> seem to make any difference.
>> Please help...thanks.
>   Stop the RADIUS process.  After that, it should be possible to remove
> the old files.
>   Windows doesn't let you delete or rename files if an application is
> using them.  Sometimes it gets this wrong, too.
>   Alan DeKok.
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