status server: IPv6 support?

Alan DeKok aland at
Sat Jul 14 05:03:35 CEST 2012

Tobias Hachmer wrote:
> is there a way to gather statistics for an IPv6 Socket with the status
> server?

  No.  Use "radmin" for that.

> 1. How can I gather statistics for the IPv6 sockets, I didn't find any
> IPv6 attributes like "FreeRADIUS-Stats-Server-IPv6-Address".

  Send a patch.

> 2. Is there a way to query the IPv6 localhost socket for status server?
> echo "Message-Authenticator = 0x00, FreeRADIUS-Statistics-Type = 67,
> FreeRADIUS-Stats-Server-IP-Address =,
> FreeRADIUS-Stats-Server-Port = 1812" | radclient [::1]:18120 status
> adminsecret
> did not work.

  See the FAQ for "it didn't work".

  In this case, you probably have to make the server listen on IPv6

  Alan DeKok.

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