freeradius problem

Alan DeKok aland at
Sun Sep 27 08:47:54 CEST 2009

matthew wyath wrote:
> I am trying to configure my freeradius to work with FortiMail
> antispam/antivir solution (so that people can automatically log into
> their webmail quarantine).
> Fortimail part is done and it was easy. Then I moved to freeradius and I
> came across problems. Just to clarify freeradius was installed on the
> same server where the postfix
> server resides and I want to authenticated my users through their linux
> credentials.
> What I can see in the output from radiusd -X :
> rlm_unix: [test]: invalid password
>   modcall[authenticate]: module "unix" returns reject for request 0

  What is unclear about that message?

> All the password are stored in /etc/shadow. Can anybody help me why
> module "unix" returns reject ?

  Do you have:

	a) a "test" user in /etc/shadow

	b) with password "testtest"?

  If not, the answer would seem to be obvious.

  Alan DeKok.

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