Values for MySQL tables for pptpd ?

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed May 23 11:54:31 CEST 2012

Ali Jawad wrote:
> Thanks for your patience so far.
> I did edit include sql.conf and only edited authorize to uncomment sql line.
> Now I am getting the below. 
> [chap] ERROR: You set 'Auth-Type = CHAP' for a request that does not
> contain a CHAP-Password attribute!

  Because you forced Auth-Type := CHAP.  Don't do that.

> I did try as LOCAL and it says set CHAP, I also tried mschap

  It's MUCH better to *understand* what's going on.  Trying random
changes is terrible.

> Listening on proxy address * port 1814
> Ready to process requests.
> rad_recv: Access-Request packet from host port 36343, id=0,
> length=67
>         Service-Type = Framed-User
>         Framed-Protocol = PPP
>         User-Name = "test"
>         Calling-Station-Id = "xxxxxxxx"
>         NAS-IP-Address =
>         NAS-Port = 0

  There's no password in this request.  Use a RADIUS client that sends a

  Whatever RADIUS client you're using is broken.  Don't use it.

  Alan DeKok.

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