Turning on sql in accounting - 2 questions

NPY npy at pdog-vpn.com
Sun May 18 15:30:11 CEST 2008

I found out why.

freeradius is running as uid 'freeradius', so it cannot create files under 
and the Unix module bombed because of that, and therefore no ack.

The debug log was indeed the key :)


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Alan DeKok" <aland at deployingradius.com>
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Sent: Sunday, May 18, 2008 2:04 PM
Subject: Re: Turning on sql in accounting - 2 questions

> NPY wrote:
>> I found out why. NAS is sending the Accounting Request packet 3 times to
>> the radius server because
>> the radius server is not acknowledging, even though it receives the
>> packets.
>  So... read the debug log to see why.
>> Is there any config that I miss out that causes freeradius not to ack?
>  The debug log shows why it's not acking.
>> #Firewall is not a problem; I have turned it off.
>> Please advise.
>  Read the debug log.
>  When we say read it, we mean READ IT.  A very large number of problems
> on this list can be solved simply by reading the debug log.
>  Yes, there is a lot of output.  But it's not hard to scan it for
> things like "failed" or "warning' or "error".
>  Alan DeKok.
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