User-Password to Cleartext-Password Conversion.

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed Jan 18 17:03:27 CET 2017

On Jan 18, 2017, at 10:38 AM, Mustafa Mujahid/SYS <mustafa.mujahid at> wrote:
> In which file exactly do I need to add this?

  raddb/sites-enabled/default  in the "authorize" section.

> Qoute >
> If it really is impossible to do this, the following unlang inserted above the call to the pap module may be used to copy User-Password to the correct attribute:
> if (!control:Cleartext-Password && control:User-Password) {
>  update control {
>    Cleartext-Password := "%{control:User-Password}"
>  }
> }
> However, this should only be seen as a temporary, not permanent, fix. It is better to fix your databases to use the correct configuration.
> <Unqoute
> I changed the attribute temporarily in my DB and it worked, I would prefer using the same attribute as no specific detrimental effects about the above have been mentioned. 

  You should update your database to use Cleartext-Password.  It's better.

  Alan DeKok.

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