User Groups within FR

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon May 25 23:27:15 CEST 2015

On May 25, 2015, at 5:15 PM, Ben Humpert <ben at> wrote:
> 3.0.7 because you told me to upgrade from 2.1.12 ;)

  Sure.. I don't remember details about which email I send where.  It's simpler that way.

> Already had it enabled in my tests and also called it before the
> unlang statements. I'm not THAT stupid ;)

  It never hurts to be clear.

>> And add Allowed-SSID to the dictionaries.  See raddb/dictionary.
> Also had done that. If not I couldn't have started the server because
> of "Unknown attribute" error

  Good.  Just making sure...
> Until now I always checked
> but this time I actually
> opened the man unlang on my linux server and wow, what a difference.
> The website just contains "&" six times; for three foo && bar samples.

  I'll go update the web site.  I think it's for v2, so it's out of date with respect to v3.

> Are you going to only use the wiki for documentation, manpages, etc.
> or do you want to keep the website documentation stuff too? If not I
> guess it's ok if we (users) help improving the wiki ourselves?

  I'm writing tons of documentation:


  It's correct.  Perhaps incomplete, but correct.  The problem with the Wiki is that it gets edited by random people, and therefore can't be the official "correct" version of the documentation.

> I did. I used the exact same code for the format setting in the
> /etc/freeradius/mods-enabled/groups you've posted above. It worked.
> Then I checked my code and saw the problem. I missed the ~
> Instead of getting
> groups: Added Allowed-SSID: 'base,small' to config_items
> I now get
> groups: Added Allowed-SSID: 'base,small' to request_items
> I thought having it as an config attribute is fine. I was wrong.

  It should ben but you then have to refer to it as a config item.

> Thank you very much for your help!

  It's what I do.

  Alan DeKok.

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