timeout if mysql backend not reachable

Tim Sylvester tim.sylvester at networkradius.com
Thu Sep 9 07:54:08 CEST 2010

> I've more than one radius server configured on my switches. If one
> server timeouts the switch takes the second server. On each radius
> server a freeradius and a mysql db is running. I'm now searching for a
> way that the freeradius does not return anything (=timeout for the
> switch) if he cannot reach its mysql db (on the same machine).
> Currently I get a reject reply for the authentication request. How can
> I configure that?

This should work:

redundant {

Read the unlang man page for information on redundant and raddb/policy.conf
for information on the do_not_respond policy.


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