p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk
Wed Oct 10 01:28:43 CEST 2007
On Tue, 2007-10-09 at 16:33 -0500, Syaoran Li wrote:
> Actually, all the way from the beginning, "CleartextPassword" has been
> set (without an Auth-Type) but for some reason the program chooses
> Local automatically. It is probably a default setting of FreeRadius to
> go Local when it doesn't find an Auth method.
Something is setting Auth-Type to Local. From the debug you listed, the
only modules which execute in "authorize" are:
* suffix (realm module)
Since "suffix" and "eap" return noop, one of the following must be the
* Auth-Type is being set in preprocess (virtually impossible, and not a
* Auth-Type is being set in SQL
* You edited the debug
* You mangled the debug
* There is some amazing bug in FreeRadius which no-one else has seen.
I suggest you look in SQL again, carefully.
> However, what I don't understand is why it doesn't find an
> authentication method if I have already configured the EAP.conf file
> with MD5 and have it in the Authorize and Authenticate sections of
It doesn't find an authentication method because you have overridden it,
by setting Auth-Type to Local.
This is the fourth time you've been told this.
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