request tracking

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed Jan 25 15:22:06 CET 2012

Travis Dimmig wrote:
> I assume this ID is generated by the device generating radius, and not something that is calculated by freeRadius?

  See Wikipedia.  That's what it's for.

>  Is this ID a radius attribute, such as either Acct-Session-Id or Acct-Unique-Session-Id?

  Again, see Wikipedia.

>  Is there a standard method used to derive this ID for devices that output RADIUS?

  I have no idea what that means.

>  I am developing an application that outputs RADIUS accounting, and suspect that the issue is caused by not properly constructing the RADIUS packets, not that the other end is taking too long to process the requests and respond as Mr. Dekok suggests.

  If you're writing a RADIUS client, you really need to read and
understand the RFCs.  Wikipedia won't be enough.

  If you just want to do RADIUS accounting, use "radclient".  It's a
RADIUS client that works.

  Alan DeKok.

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