Problem with + Mysql in Win server 2008r2

Turamarth admin at
Tue May 29 13:34:34 CEST 2012

i have no chance to change the OS. of server, and yes im using

i review the sql.conf and radiussd.conf files looking for errors and 
nothing, the radius server still dont connect to mysql server.

From: "Alan DeKok" <aland at>
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 8:11 AM
To: "FreeRadius users mailing list" <freeradius-users at>
Subject: Re: Problem with + Mysql in Win server 2008r2

> Turamarth wrote:
>> I have installed Freeradius and mysql to use it for a Hostpot network on 
>> a
>> Windows 7 64b on test lab and everithing is working fine.
>> Now we are moving it to real server (Win server 2008r2 64b) to auth 
>> network
>> clients in radius, and when i uncoment sql in radiussd.conf and i start 
>> in
>> debug mode the server stops at:
>> rlm_sql (sql): Driver rlm_sql_mysql (module rlm_sql_mysql) loaded and 
>> linked
>> rlm_sql (sql): Attempting to connect to root at localhost:/radius
>> rlm_sql (sql): starting 0
>> rlm_sql (sql): Attempting to connect rlm_sql_mysql #0
>> rlm_sql_mysql: Starting connect to MySQL server for #0
>> and i never go on far from here, and dont conect to db, or do nothing 
>> more,
>> i reinstaled, reconfigured, triyed with all ips of mysql db ( is on
>> localhost ) and nothing.
>  There is no network connection between FreeRADIUS && MySQL.
>  And FreeRADIUS *doesn't* run on Windows.  There's a "",
> which is version 1.1.7.  That is very old, and not supported.
>  I suggest using a different OS.  e.g. Linux or BSD.  You can then run
> a recent version of the server.
>  Alan DeKok.
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