Problem with multiple LDAP servers

Arran Cudbard-Bell a.cudbardb at
Wed May 4 17:20:19 CEST 2016

> On 4 May 2016, at 08:05, Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at> wrote:
>> On 4 May 2016, at 05:19, Jonathan Gazeley <Jonathan.Gazeley at> wrote:
>> On 04/05/16 13:15, A.L.M.Buxey at wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>> Don't worry folks - this isn't a repeat of the same question about
>>>> multiple LDAP servers. I've read the docs and I know how it's
>>>> *supposed* to work, but I think I've found a discrepancy in the
>>>> messages printed by the server. I'm running FreeRADIUS 3.0.11.
>>> you ge the same with 3.1.x - if defined in one line you get that same warning
>>> message.  havent had time to look at the 'correct' way that the server suggests
>>> yet...which is multiple 'server' lines - which as you say seems to not work
>>> at all as expected - as I havent looked into it, I havent submitted a bug on github.
>>> alan
>>> -
>> Looks like Arran was talking about the new syntax at least in April 2015:
>> Arran, what counts as "later versions of FreeRADIUS 3"?

If you want visibility into what's going on, it's better to use a template section to configure rlm_ldap, and have one instance per server, referencing them in a redundant-load-balance block.


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

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