freeradius+openvpn disconnect user from radius

Azfar Hashmi azfar.hashmi at
Wed Jan 4 12:19:06 CET 2012

One more related question. I have to test this with pptp and lt2p also,
do they support it?

On 1/4/2012 4:14 PM, Azfar Hashmi wrote:
> Hi Alexandre,
> Thanks for sharing your experience.
> On 1/4/2012 4:02 PM, Alexandre Chapellon wrote:
>> I tried to setup exactly the same things a while ago using the
>> radiusplugin for openvpn.
>> It just don't work! Looking at the code of the radiusplugin I could
>> not find anything that handle Sessiontimeout attribute (I didn't tried
>> with Acc-Session-Timeout but didn't see anything either).
>> Even if You try to ack the plugin (which look quite simple), I'm not
>> sure openvpn have anymecanism that would allow it to termitate a
>> connection after a specified duration (except monitoring connecting
>> duration with the telent interface.... a real pain).
>> I asked on the mailing list of radiusplugin which is even lower
>> traffic and gave up. Maybe asking about openvpn being able to
>> disconnect based on time  could be a question for start a thread in
>> openvpn general ML.
>> regards.
>> P.S: I'd be glad to hear about if you succeed in doing that! ;)
>> Le 04/01/2012 10:41, Azfar Hashmi a écrit :
>>> I did but the list has very low activity. Only few posts in numerous
>>> days there.
>>> On 1/4/2012 1:32 PM, Fajar A. Nugraha wrote:
>>>> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 3:18 PM, Azfar
>>>> Hashmi<azfar.hashmi at>  wrote:
>>>>> Anyone confirm me that openvpn support
>>>>> session-timout/acct-session-timeout, i want radius to tell my NAS to
>>>>> disconnect users if they reached their expiration. Currently its not
>>>>> working.
>>>> Did you ask in openvpn list? It should be a more suitable place for
>>>> this question, and AFAIK the answer is no.
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