Stuck on very basic freeradius setup

John Dennis jdennis at
Tue Jul 3 15:45:00 CEST 2012

On 07/03/2012 09:33 AM, Tiago wrote:
> Hello,
> I've just installed freeradius 2.x on an ubuntu server 12.04 with apt-get.
> I've follow documentation and I'm stuck on a very basic setup (pap
> auth). Basically I'm testing the default config using the users file to
> test auth with radtest.
> So, here is the thing:
> *users file - first line:
> teste Cleartext-Password:="teste"*

Try adding spaces around the operator (:=) like the example suggests.

> Ok, is that so obvious that I'm blind? Is there pap auth looking for
> another file instead users file?

The debug output tells you what file it's reading, read the output.

John Dennis <jdennis at>

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