freeradius 1.0.2 with oracle backend

tnt at tnt at
Mon Oct 8 17:08:00 CEST 2007

1. Update - 1.0.2 is years out of date.

2. Delete (comment out) DEFAULT entry setting Auth-Type System from the
users file (if you don't plan to use it).

3. Post the debug from the request.

Ivan Kalik
Kalik Informatika ISP

Dana 8/10/2007, "Sam Gibbs" <spgibbs at> piše:

>I've setup freeradius by following the "Using Oracle as a Backend DB
>for a Radius Server" document at The server will
>load the rlm_sql_oracle module and start. It is also communicating
>with the database properly. However, It will not authenticate users
>from that database.
>I get the following messages by watching the output of "radiusd -X"
>modcall[authorize]: module "sql" returns ok for request 8
>modcall: group authorize returns ok for request 8
> rad_check_password:  Found Auth-Type System
>auth: type "System"
> Processing the authenticate section of radiusd.conf
>modcall: entering group authenticate for request 8
> modcall[authenticate]: module "unix" returns notfound for request 8
>modcall: group authenticate returns notfound for request 8
>auth: Failed to validate the user.
>Delaying request 8 for 1 seconds
>Finished request 8
>Going to the next request
>--- Walking the entire request list ---
>Waking up in 1 seconds...
>rad_recv: Access-Request packet from host, id=13, length=102
>Sending Access-Reject of id 13 to
>It will authenticate usernames that exist on the local system.  It
>seems that it is defaulting to checking the password on the system
>instead of the password stored in the database table.
>Should I set a specific Auth-Type in the radreply table or is my
>problem due to misconfiguration of radiusd.conf?
>Thanks in advance,
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