Strange behavior of files module in post-auth

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Feb 27 17:55:08 CET 2015

On Feb 27, 2015, at 9:17 AM, Stabla, Daniel <dstabla at> wrote:
> we try to send VLAN-Attributes after a sucessfull authentication to our clients.
> A file "rad-vlan" contains the MAC-Address, as search key, and various
> other attributes which we want to assign.

  Which module is that?  You haven’t said...

> "rad-vlan" is processed through the module files in the section post-auth
> and does nothing. Only if we execute it with rad-vlan.authorize, it is
> successfully processed.

  The modules do different things in different sections.  If you want to use the “authorize” behavior in the “post-auth” section, you have to use “module.authorize”

  Alan DeKok.

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