question about session resumption and reply attributes

Arran Cudbard-Bell A.Cudbard-Bell at
Thu May 28 18:38:13 CEST 2009

On 21/5/09 15:05, Alan DeKok wrote:
> Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
>> Yes, so have it tell the outer server... Insert the (attached) snippet
>> into the authorize section of the inner server.
> $ git format-patch
>    ?

It's on my to do list. You may find things getting jiggled around to a 
more sane naming scheme though. :)

>> I believe the User-Name attribute in outer.reply is cached, and
>> available for use on session resumption.
>    Yes.
>> Once you've got the policies moved to post-auth, then any scripts or
>> lookups used for authorisation will only be run once, so far greater
>> efficiency with complex policies. Rejects are still handled properly
>> even within the Post-Auth section (jumps to Post-Auth-Type reject).
>    Documentation suggestions are always welcome.

That too. I think leading by example is a better option though.


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