Multiple policy files

Matthew Newton mcn4 at
Fri Aug 9 12:18:16 CEST 2013

On Fri, Aug 09, 2013 at 11:05:47AM +0100, Jonathan Gazeley wrote:
> On 09/08/13 10:52, Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
> >Whilst making up features is a fun pastime it's not very productive.
> >
> >There is one global policy section at the top level.  Virtual servers do not have different policy name spaces.
> Thanks for this. So you're saying that there can only be one policy
> {} section in the whole server, and if I wish to load two sets of
> policies I will have to merge the two files?

You should be able to do

policy {
        $INCLUDE /path/to/policy/dir

in radiusd.conf, then just put policies in that directory (without
the policy { } wrapper of course).

That's how it is now done by default in version 3.


Matthew Newton, Ph.D. <mcn4 at>

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