Need basic help with accouting

Alan DeKok aland at
Tue Jan 3 15:52:09 CET 2012

Cosmin Neagu wrote:
> I already learned how to use authentication, but i'm unable to figure
> out from details in configurations files how to do some accounting -
> basic stuff like when a user logs in or out for start.
> Can anyone point me to some documentation on how to do basic accounting
> for beginners?

  Do *what* with accounting?

  The NAS sends the server accounting packets.  By default, the server
logs them to the detail file.

  What *else* do you want to do?  Once you know that, the documentation
should be easy to find.

  Log them to SQL?  --> Read the SQL documentation.

  Alan DeKok.

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