Freeradius-Users Digest, Vol 46, Issue 94

tnt at tnt at
Wed Feb 25 10:45:50 CET 2009

>Tnx for the quick answer. In the meantime I figured out my problem.
>In 'users' file I commented out:
># First setup all accounts to be checked against the UNIX /etc/passwd.
># (Unless a password was already given earlier in this file).
>#DEFAULT        Auth-Type = System
>#       Fall-Through = 1
>Which 'tells' Radius to authenticate with /etc/passwd. 
>Now localcheck works fine. 
>I have another problem. I enter a client with a secret in clients.conf file:
>Client     {
>        secret          = XXXXXXXX
>        shortname       = Test
>But while testing from Client - I got:
>rad_recv: Access-Request packet from host:, id=56, length=53
>Ignoring request from unknown client
>--- Walking the entire request list ---
>Nothing to do.  Sleeping until we see a request.  
>Any hint??

You have multiple installations and clients.conf that you edited doesn't
belong to radiusd.conf you are running. Post the debug of server startup.

Ivan Kalik
Kalik Informatika ISP

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