Multiple python modules

Matthew Newton mcn4 at
Mon Oct 10 15:49:02 CEST 2016

On Mon, Oct 10, 2016 at 09:33:44AM +0000, Rob Johnson [rbj] wrote:
> Oct 10 10:28:57 systemd[1]: freeradius.service: control process exited, code=killed status=11


> I have linked this to having more than one python module in
> operation, if I remove the 2nd python module, then all is good
> when using service freeradius start. If I have the module in a
> separate file, it still fails to start the service. When running
> using freeradius -X, the 2nd module works as expected.

freeradius -X is single threaded.

So I suspect threading bug with python - what if you do 
'freeradius -fxx -l stdout' instead?

Then try 3.0.12 (+ debian patch - see and see
if it's been fixed.

Otherwise see


Matthew Newton, Ph.D. <mcn4 at>

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