Some Help Regarding Remote Free Radius Server.

pushpraj nimbalkar pushpraj4u at
Wed Dec 31 10:03:36 CET 2008

You have not read full message. I am using rlm_sql and i already added to my nas list. look at below error
 rlm_sql (sql): Read entry nasname=,shortname=AP2,secret=
 rlm_sql (sql): Failed to look up hostname ip_nton:

i hope it's clear now.

On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 2:14 PM, Paul Bartell <paul.bartell at> wrote:
> You have to add the two public IPs of radius clients to the
> clients.conf file, and define a shared secret between them all.
> On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 12:26 AM, pushpraj nimbalkar
> <pushpraj4u at> wrote:
>> Hello All,
>>  First Of All New Year Wishes to all of you.
>> I have configured freeradius server which is working fine for me. Now
>> my wifi environment is like 2 hotels and radius server in different
>> location. My radius server is kept in head office and i want my hotel
>> wifi users to be authenticated by head office radius server. It's only
>> authentication and accounting. Every Hotel have 1 ADSL connection with
>> one static IP.  Then I configured Linksys54GL with chillispot and
>> defined my head office radius server IP address(i.e. public IP address
>>  of my radius server.). Now in hotel when user connects to linksys
>> router then router forwards request to ADLS router and ADSL router
>> forwards same request to my Head Office Radius server. But Problem is
>> that radius server rejects request it gives error like :
>> "Ignoring request to authentication address * port 1812 from unknown
>> client port 2054"
>> and when i  start radius -X at one place it gives error like
>> rlm_sql (sql): Read entry nasname=,shortname=AP2,secret=
>> rlm_sql (sql): Failed to look up hostname ip_nton:
>> Name or service not known
>> It's is the Ip address of my hotel ADSL connection. And ADSL Router
>> dont have any option of defining radius server and secret.
>> Please Help me to sort out this problem.
>> Thanks
>> Pushpraj N.
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