RADDB 2.1.7 and /etc/shadow

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Sat May 22 18:30:45 CEST 2010

sbchem wrote:
> I installed a fresh copy of FreeRadius v 2.1.7 on CentOS 5. Ran radtest
> locally as well as  remotely and it works great.  Now I want to point the
> server to my /etc/shadow file which lives on the same machine.  I have not
> made any changes to the default config except to change the group ownership
> of my shadow file to radiusd so the radius daemon can access it.
> On startup here is the output:

  You need to edit raddb/sites-available/inner-tunnel, too.

> Although it looks like the unix module is being queried, it does not look
> like the server is passing the request to the passwd module
> The references in the default and inner-tunnel files to shadow are
> meaningless as they refer to a section in radiusd.comf that does not exist.

  See raddb/modules/passwd instead

  Alan DeKok.

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