radtest and IPv6 support

John Dennis jdennis at redhat.com
Tue Jun 8 01:43:01 CEST 2010

On 06/07/2010 05:33 PM, Alan DeKok wrote:
> John Dennis wrote:
>> We also just discovered a bug with IPv6 usage in radclient (and
>> radtest), you may want to take a look at these two bugzilla's:
>> https://bugs.freeradius.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=80
>    The better fix is to take unknown options starting with "-", and pass
> them directly to radclient.  This will make -4 work, -6, and a bunch of
> other options.

Hokey dokey, I didn't create the proposed fix in this instance, please 
update the bugzilla with the suggestion or the git commit. Thanks!

>> https://bugs.freeradius.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=82
>    Except I'm not allowed to see the redhat bugs.

All you should need to do is create a bugzilla login, no different than 
the FreeRADIUS bugzilla, but no problem, I attached the patch to the the 
FreeRADIUS bug, should be easy to see now.

>    From what I can tell, the issue is that ip_hton() does DNS lookups,
> and inet_pton() doesn't.

yup, that's the primary issue, secondary issue is more informative error 

John Dennis <jdennis at redhat.com>

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