Another possibility to reconcile?
Tuc at T-B-O-H.NET
ml at t-b-o-h.net
Fri May 16 22:56:15 CEST 2008
Thanks. Heard alot about it, but it doesn't run Chilli or Coova
native in the distribution. Client wouldn't allow me to "piecemeal" a
> Try this instead of DD-WRT:
> Ivan Kalik
> Kalik Informatika ISP
> Dana 16/5/2008, "Tuc at T-B-O-H.NET" <ml at t-b-o-h.net> pi¹e:
> >Hi Ivan,
> > We have many Chillispot systems, but as I mentioned before,
> >combined, at the time it was approximately 14.
> > I was hoping that there would be some way to have checkrad do
> >that for us, but since DD-WRT runs Chillispot and not Coova, we don't have
> >access to a great utility Coova implemented which would be able to tell us
> >what sessions it has active at the time.
> > Since I wrote the email, I've learned more. It seems that the
> >DD-WRT units reboot daily as their version of "Garbage Collection". It
> >also seems that unlike Coova, the old Chilli did not send Accounting_On
> >when it booted, and Accounting_Off when it was shutting down. I have
> >to do some more log and file investigation, but I'm thinking that the
> >combination of those 2 issues is whats causing all the "dirty" sessions.
> > Since all the units send output to syslog, I'm thinking about
> >having syslog output to a perl program that parses all the lines and if
> >it sees the beginning of a DD-WRT reboot, it will forge an Accounting_On
> >packet (If that is possible. I'm not sure if I'll run into the same issue
> >I did with trying to run a radtest from the radius server with the IP
> >and secret for a remote unit).
> > I'll also see, but I'm sure it'll be pretty difficult, if I
> >can convince the DD-WRT people to port the Accounting_On/Off function,
> >and hopefully Coova itself!
> > Thanks, Tuc
> >> OK, you have 90 sessions open in radacct. How many users does Chillispot
> >> see as current? If there is a big difference than you are not getting
> >> all accounting Stop packets. You should run a script that removes stale
> >> entries (those open for longer than x hours) from radacct.
> >> Ivan Kalik
> >> Kalik Informatika ISP
> >> Dana 16/5/2008, "Tuc at T-B-O-H.NET" <ml at t-b-o-h.net> pi¹e:
> >> >Hi,
> >> >
> >> > I'm looking to implement the Simultaneous-User Value in radcheck.
> >> >(FR 2.0.3) I'm having the issue that, for whatever reason (I'd blame the
> >> >network in a heartbeat, not FR at all), the accounting for a logged in user
> >> >never gets from a NULL acctstoptime to one filled in.
> >> >
> >> > At the current time, radwho on the server shows approximately
> >> >22 active users. In reality I think it'd be more like 1/2 of that. A
> >> >"SELECT count( * ) FROM radacct WHERE acctstoptime IS NULL ;" shows 91
> >> >records.
> >> >
> >> > Due to the version of the NAS we are running (DD-WRT with Chillispot),
> >> >we can't get checkrad to help true up the information.
> >> >
> >> > Is there another way to help keep everything in sync, so we don't have
> >> >users who pay for a single ID, doing things like :
> >> >
> >> >lobnic14 00-13-02-25-8C- shell S1 Thu 17:3 192.168.7 192.168.182.3
> >> >lobnic14 00-1B-77-11-F4- shell S2 Thu 22:1 192.168.7 192.168.182.4
> >> >damrap6 00-0E-35-C0-16- shell S1 Thu 22:1 192.168.5 192.168.182.5
> >> >damrap6 00-11-24-8F-27- shell S3 Thu 20:2 192.168.5 192.168.182.10
> >> >damrap6 00-1B-77-06-2F- shell S4 Thu 20:2 192.168.5 192.168.182.11
> >> >
> >> > Thanks, Tuc
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