How to: freeRADIUS with PostgreSQL Backend!

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri May 22 08:46:34 CEST 2009

Just E. Mail wrote:
> I have setup a working freeRADIUS server & now want to add PostgreSQL as
> backend for storage of data. I have read the freeRADIUS documentation
> and researched the internet on this subject.
> What I am looking for is any kind of Step-by-Step document detailing
> sequential steps needed to setup a PostgreSQL back end for freeRADIUS.
> Has someone written such a document? Is there such a writeup available?

  Read sql.conf, and follow the comments in it.

  Un-comment the various references to "sql" in sites-available/default,
and sites-available/inner-tunnel.

  Add the tables, etc. to postgresql.

  That's really about it.

  Alan DeKok.

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