$INCLUDE ignored by freeradius

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at freeradius.org
Thu Aug 23 00:54:04 CEST 2012

On 22 Aug 2012, at 17:42, Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at freeradius.org> wrote:

> On 22 Aug 2012, at 17:26, Klaus Klein <k.klein at gmx.de> wrote:
>> Am 22.08.2012 13:48, schrieb Alan DeKok:
>>> Krzysztof Grobelak wrote:
>>>> What I expect to happen is that the INCLUDE command will "include" the
>>>> users.group1 file in to the main users file and that the user will be
>>>> found.
>>>  The behavior of the "users" file is documented.  There's no need to
>>> say "I expect this to happen".  The exact behavior is documented.
>>>> What actually happens is that the users file is parsed and the only
>>>> matched entry is the DEFAULT entry at the bottom of the main users file
>>>> and the include directive is ignored.
>>>  No, that doesn't happen.
>>>  If the include directive is ignored, that's because either it's not
>>> being seen, or the included file is empty.
>>>  Read the debug log to see.  It *prints out* the file it's including.
>>> It's not hard to see this.
>> @ Alan
>> I just verified that on a 2.1.10 server and it seems that files, included with the $INCLUDE statement in the users file, are *not* printed out to the debug log.
> Yes, looks that way.
> https://github.com/alandekok/freeradius-server/blob/master/src/main/files.c#L135
> It'll only print out debug messages if it can't open the file.

Added extra debug statement. Please build from v2.1.x branch or master.


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