newbie question for freeradius
aland at deployingradius.com
Tue Feb 17 19:52:55 CET 2009
> i would like to use unix file /etc/passwd to authenticate users on my
> routers and somehow it always fails:
Because you broke the "passwd" file.
> rad_recv: Access-Request packet from host 192.168.10.101:61706, id=153,
> User-Name = "tester"
> User-Password = "test"
> NAS-Identifier = "lab_1"
> NAS-IP-Address = 192.168.6.1
> rlm_pap: WARNING! No "known good" password found for the user.
> Authentication may fail because of this.
> rlm_unix: GID too long in line: # $FreeBSD: src/etc/master.passwd,v
> 188.8.131.52 2008/11/25 02:59:29 kensmith Exp $
Wow... the "passwd" file does *not* allow comments. Whatever prompted
you to add them?
And that message should be pretty clear to anyone prepared to read it.
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