crash freeradius

Arnaud . arn0 at
Wed Jul 2 10:06:48 CEST 2014


For the logs do write more in radwtmp and radutmp, just put "unix" commented in "MODULE CONFIGURATION" or there is another place? 

If I did that and that there is a problem, simply return the ancienen configuration and restart freeradius and it's good?

> Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2014 08:23:59 +0000
> From: A.L.M.Buxey at
> To: freeradius-users at
> Subject: Re: crash freeradius
> Hi,
> >    ok and can we remove the empty radwtmp file without changing the radius
> >    configuration and without it have any impact?
> if you dont use it, you can delete it. would advise that you CHANGE the
> RADIUS configuration to not longer make the call to the module which creates
> that file. this isnt rocket science
> >    And according logsqu'est which blocked the authentication according to
> >    you?
> I've made no such statement. radwtmp (and radutmp) can cause issues if not being maintained
> the docsconfig clearly says. big files get bugger...bigger files take longer
> to deal with..fill up disk space, introduce latencies to the auth etc.
> alan
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