authorize file not being reread on HUP

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed Sep 2 18:58:43 CEST 2015

On Sep 2, 2015, at 12:15 PM, Jay Rouman <jsr at> wrote:
> I am sure I am doing something wrong.  We have all our user data in
> "authorize" and a HUP doesn't reread the file in 3.0.9.  That version
> added the feature of ignoring a HUP unless a file had changed.  It seems
> to recognize that a file has changed but it doesn't actually reload.

  Yes, that's an issue.  We fixed a bunch of things related to HUP in v3.  That had the side effect of causing this problem.

> At this point radiusd doesn't answer queries with the new information in
> "authorize."

  You can do:

$ radmin -e "hup files"

  to HUP just the "files" module.

  We're working on fixing it for 3.0.10

  Alan DeKok.

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