Slow Ldap Authorization

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at
Fri Jan 11 23:25:14 CET 2013

On 11 Jan 2013, at 22:15, Tyler Brady <tbrady at> wrote:

> Version 2.1.10
> Since adding LDAP authorization, my login time has slowed down quite a bit. It takes 4 or 5 seconds longer for freeRadius to get through all of the [ldap] fields and send an Access-Accept. Is this a normal amount of time, or is there something in my configuration that is causing this slow down?

No that's not normal, it should be under 100ms if not faster.

Uh it's following three referrals having to establish a new connection each time, that may be why it's so slow. You should also check that you have the appropriate indexes configured.


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