empty preacct and accounting section

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at freeradius.org
Wed Sep 25 22:33:24 CEST 2013

On 25 Sep 2013, at 21:20, WorkingMan <signup_mail2002 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> I have been seen this weird message for two days now. I setup PPTP and IPSec 
> (ikev1) with freeradius + mysql.
> In both cases I see Access-Acccept and in Accounting-Request I see these two 
> message:
> WARNING: Empty preacct section. Using default return values.
> WARNING: Empty accounting section. Using default return values.

Would it surprise you if I said it was because the server processing the Accounting-Request had an Empty preacct and empty accounting section?

> ignoring request with ID <id>, already processing
> retransmitting RADIUS message
> ... #goes on for a while for IPSec, only twice for PPTP
> RADIUS is not responding

Could you provide the full debug (radiusd -X).

Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at freeradius.org>
FreeRADIUS Development Team

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