Deploying Freeradius in a HA environment

Richard Siddall richard.siddall at
Sat Jun 14 16:12:20 CEST 2008

Pete Kay wrote:
> I am working on deploying 2 load balancing freeradius in a HA environment.
> Could someone suggest the best way to do it?  I am comfortable with using
> ldirector as the load balancer, but I am not sure how to do the
> "check-alive" for freeradius within ldirector.
> Any suggestion will be greatly appreciated.


My recollection is that when this has been discussed in the past the 
consensus was that there's no advantage to running FreeRADIUS in an HA 
environment since RADIUS already supports redundant servers.


	Richard Siddall

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